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    International and Exchange Student Center

  • A Club For International & Exchange Students - International Student Community (ISC)

    International Student Community (ISC)

  • International Student Advising Options

    International Student Advising Options

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  • Let's Talk: A safe space for all international and exchange students - Thursdays 11am to 12pm in person at the IESC

    Let's Talk for International and Exchange Students

  • International Education Week 2021

    International Education Week

  • Study Abroad Virtual Fair

    Study Abroad Fair

International and Exchange Student Center

At this time, The International and Exchange Student Center will be providing both in-person and remote advisement services.

Please click the "Contact Us" button below to reach the relevant advisement staff, or choose one of the available advisement options.


Due to the high volume of phone calls and email messages, the IESC temporarily may take a longer time to respond than expected. We apologize for the delay. We will be sure to get back to you as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience as we diligently move forward to assist you.

IESC Services and Support Update:

Please review the information below for guidance on the available IESC services. Please note that we are here to support you with any advisement needs Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Before visiting the campus and the IESC follow these Health and Safety Guidelines

At this time, numerous health and safety measures will remain in place. Keep checking here for the latest health and safety updates as the University prepares to welcome Fall 2021 — and you.  For the health and safety, please follow the COVID-19 protocols as noted below before visiting the IESC office:

International Student Advisement

International Student Advisors are available to assist you Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. International student advisement services are both virtual and in-person. Please use the link or the QR code below to choose any of the International Student Advising Options.

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Study Abroad and National Student Exchange Programs Advisement

  • Study Abroad advisors are available for virtual appointments Monday-Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Study Abroad Advisors are available for in-person advisement Wednesdays and Fridays, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm and 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm. Interested students are encouraged to attend an online information session to learn more about the available programs CSUN has to offer.
  • After attending/viewing an online information session, please schedule an advisement appointment with a Study Abroad advisor to discuss program options and questions.
  • Your CSUN Study Abroad Advisors are Eleanor Wolgast and Rebecca Spector. For any questions or additional support, please reach out to your Study Abroad Advisors at

The International and Exchange Student Center (IESC) provides services to newly admitted and continuing international F-1 and J-1 visa students, Fulbright students and participants of the study abroad program and National Student Exchange (NSE).

The IESC also coordinates cultural and social events that allow our students to share their national heritage and get involved with the campus educational community. Additionally, the center provides information for on- and off-campus resources and contacts and tips in times of an emergency.

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