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    The Office of International Education is committed to enhancing cultural awareness and diversity at UW-L. By helping students from all over the world to visit our campus, providing a great variety of study abroad and exchange programs for UW-L students, helping visiting scholars from abroad, and assisting our faculty to visit other campuses around the globe, OIE ensures a high quality of teaching and learning at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

    News & events

    New Spring 2015 International Student Orientation - January 21- 23, 2015 - Orientation Schedule

    Visiting scholar to discuss changing diversity on college campuses
    Chris Taylor, Diversity Outreach Program Manager at the Minnesota Historical Society, will speak as one of the visiting scholars of color on the campus this year.

    Japanese visitors share culture, inspire travels abroad
    UW-L is host to the group that has learned about U.S. culture and education over a three-week period.

    Brazilians studying science, more at UW-L
    Through the Brazil Scientific Mobility Program, 15 students from Brazil are on campus learning English and studying in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.


    Event Date
    International Student Arrivals Jan. 19 - 20
    International Student Mandatory Orientation Jan. 21 - 23
    BSMP Mandatory Group Meeting  Jan. 30 
    J-1 Academic Training Feb. 6
    F-1 OPT Workshop Feb. 9
    Cultural Coffee Hour: Holidays & Traditions Feb. 11
    Study Abroad Fair Feb. 12
    Cultural Coffee Hour: Urban Legends  Feb. 25
    F-1 OPT Workshop Feb. 26
    F-1 OPT Workshop Mar. 3
    J-1 Academic Training Mar. 6
    Cultural Coffee Hour: Sustainability Mar. 11
    F-1 OPT Workshop Mar. 23
    Cultural Coffee Hour: Travel Mar. 25
    F-1 OPT Workshop Apr. 1
    50th International Banquet Apr. 10
    F-1 OPT Workshop Apr. 13
    Cultural Coffee Hour: Current Events & Social Media Apr. 15
    For more information an event above please click HERE