Office of International Education - Fitchburg State University

Office of International Education - Fitchburg State University The Office of International Education at Fitchburg State University provides assistance to both international students studying at Fitchburg State from other countries and domestic students wishing to study abroad.
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The Office of International Education encourages students to consider the possibility of studying abroad. We assist students wishing to study abroad through the application stage, pre-departure preparations, and re-entry into the United States. Fitchburg State University has many programs that are offered to our students. From short-term faculty led programs to semester long provider led programs, there are a variety of options for any student interested in exploring the world. Also, the Office of International Education assists international students studying at Fitchburg State University. We counsel them with any immigration issues that may arise, help them with cultural adjustment, and provide them with assistance in assimilating into campus culture.

Sierra is a double major in Chemistry and Biology studying at the University of Sydney this spring with TEAN Abroad. STE...
02/13/2020

Sierra is a double major in Chemistry and Biology studying at the University of Sydney this spring with TEAN Abroad.

STEM majors CAN study abroad and are encouraged to!

02/11/2020
Fitchburg State University

Come to the Study Abroad Fair in Hammond Main Lounge from 12-3 on Thursday! ✈️❤️

Thinking about studying abroad but not sure where to start? The Office of International Education tells you about our upcoming Study Abroad Fair this Thursday, February 13 from 12-3 pm in the Hammond Main Lounge. Get all your questions answered there!

The Lessons from Abroad Conference (LFA) yesterday was a great opportunity for our study abroad alumni to:-Share and pro...
02/09/2020

The Lessons from Abroad Conference (LFA) yesterday was a great opportunity for our study abroad alumni to:

-Share and process stories from their time abroad with students from all over New England
-Participate in mock interviews focused on incorporating international experience
-Feedback from professionals on highlighting study abroad on your resume
-Be in a room full of people who will NEVER get tired of hearing about your travels!

Let’s work on articulating your study abroad experience from, “it was awesome” to tangible skills employers are looking for.

02/07/2020

FSU Spanish Club Cafe will meet on Monday, Feb 10 in Hammond Room 218 at 3:30 pm.

Come learn/practice Spanish with students, staff, and faculty!

Everyone is welcome, todos son bienvenidos! 🙏 FSU Spanish Café Club

Jaliannette Marquez is studying abroad for the second time at the Universidad de Sevilla in Spain with ASA this semester...
02/06/2020

Jaliannette Marquez is studying abroad for the second time at the Universidad de Sevilla in Spain with ASA this semester!

Jalianette is majoring in English and minoring in Spanish at Fitchburg State University.

Students CAN study abroad more than once with the proper planning! Email [email protected] for more information.

¡Buena suerte, Jaly! 🇪🇸📚✈️

Check out our three falcons Kim, Falin, and Larissa studying abroad for the semester at Florence University of the Arts ...
02/03/2020

Check out our three falcons Kim, Falin, and Larissa studying abroad for the semester at Florence University of the Arts through Academic Studies Abroad. They recieved the Center for Italian Culture (CIC) Scholarship through Fitchburg State which is available every year to students interested in studying abroad in Italy!

Kim and Falin are both studying communications and Larissa is a biology major here at Fitchburg State. Any major and all students CAN study abroad with enough preparation.

Email [email protected] for more information about studying abroad!

Buona fortuna ragazze! 🇮🇹 🌎 📚

Apply online on the study abroad website for our Community Health Nursing Program in Ghana this Summer with Professor(s)...
01/31/2020

Apply online on the study abroad website for our Community Health Nursing Program in Ghana this Summer with Professor(s) Duah and Benes!

Email [email protected] for more information. Fitchburg State University Nursing Students, Alumni & Faculty

Happy New Year!! 🎆🎈🎊 🐀!!
01/31/2020

Happy New Year!! 🎆🎈🎊 🐀!!

Don’t forget to join us TOMORROW at 5:30 pm in the Hammond Main Lounge for Asian New Year 🌙 🐀 Come hear a presentation e...
01/29/2020

Don’t forget to join us TOMORROW at 5:30 pm in the Hammond Main Lounge for Asian New Year 🌙 🐀

Come hear a presentation explaining the Lunar New Year in different Asian countries, enjoy food, dance performances, and more!

Come join study abroad alumni from all over New England in networking, sharing experiences abroad, discovering resources...
01/22/2020

Come join study abroad alumni from all over New England in networking, sharing experiences abroad, discovering resources to go back abroad, resume building, mock interviews and incorporating international experience into your future career.

Stop by Hammond 316 for more information!

Join us for our Spring 2020 Study Abroad Fair on February 13 in the Hammond Main Lounge!You’ll have the opportunity to:1...
01/14/2020

Join us for our Spring 2020 Study Abroad Fair on February 13 in the Hammond Main Lounge!

You’ll have the opportunity to:

1.) Speak with faculty about their programs for 2021 over spring and summer breaks
2.) Engage with exchange students to learn firsthand about Fitchburg State’s five different exchange programs
3.) Get information from study abroad providers about programs all over the world
4.) Ask specific questions to financial aid representatives about study abroad
5.) Learn about different scholarship opportunities, including the new FSU Global Ambassadors Scholarship beginning in 2021

Fall in love this Valentine’s Day with studying abroad 💕 ✈️ 🌎 📚

Please join us in the Hammond Main Lounge on January 30, 2020! 🐀🎉🇨🇳 🇹🇭 🇻🇳 🇯🇵 🎈🎊
01/08/2020

Please join us in the Hammond Main Lounge on January 30, 2020! 🐀🎉🇨🇳 🇹🇭 🇻🇳 🇯🇵 🎈🎊

Last night we said goodbye to our exchange students from Japan, Germany, and China. We had an incredible time with them ...
12/18/2019

Last night we said goodbye to our exchange students from Japan, Germany, and China. We had an incredible time with them hosting events like Diwali, Cultural Night, dinners/outings and more.

Thank you for enriching Fitchburg State’s campus with your presence ☺️ We’re excited to send some students from FSU to your campuses this spring. Best of luck in the future and don’t forget us!

Join us on December 17 in Hammond 214 for an informational session on our Ancient Literature program to Jordan with Prof...
12/10/2019

Join us on December 17 in Hammond 214 for an informational session on our Ancient Literature program to Jordan with Professor Kisha Tracey in June 2020!

Fitchburg State University has ten students studying abroad next semester in Japan, England, Australia, Italy and Spain....
12/05/2019

Fitchburg State University has ten students studying abroad next semester in Japan, England, Australia, Italy and Spain.

Students met tonight in the Hammond Main Lounge to discuss their goals, questions, fears and hopes during our pre-departure orientation.

Visit Hammond 316 to start planning your semester abroad through our exchange and provider programs! 🌎📚✈️

Happy International Education Week! We had so much fun at our cultural event last night. Thank you World Integrated Nati...
11/22/2019

Happy International Education Week! We had so much fun at our cultural event last night. Thank you World Integrated Nations Club (WIN), the OIE, and students for sharing your countries with the campus!

Need to fulfill your literature or global diversity requirements? Join Dr. Kisha Tracy on a 10-day Engl0325: Ancient Lit...
11/20/2019

Need to fulfill your literature or global diversity requirements? Join Dr. Kisha Tracy on a 10-day Engl0325: Ancient Literature and Heritage program to Jordan! 🇯🇴 ✈️ 📚

Students will study the famous archaeological sites of Petra, Jerash, and Tal Hisben. You’ll also swim in the Dead Sea, stay in a traditional Bedouin tent in the desert, experience the holy sites of Mount Nebo and Bethany Beyon

The goal for the Lessons From Abroad Conference is, “to educate study abroad alumni on the best ways to utilize the skil...
11/18/2019

The goal for the Lessons From Abroad Conference is, “to educate study abroad alumni on the best ways to utilize the skills gained from their experience abroad.”

Please e-mail [email protected] if you’re interested in this opportunity!

Are you interested in studying in Italy this summer with Fitchburg State University? Professor(s) Rala Diakite and Yasse...
11/14/2019

Are you interested in studying in Italy this summer with Fitchburg State University?

Professor(s) Rala Diakite and Yasser Djazaerly will be offering two 3 credit courses; Eat, Speak and Learn Italian (ITAL and IDIS/LAS designation CTW) and Live the Italian Renaissance (HIST).

The first payment for this program is due January 15th. Stop by Hammond 316 for more information 🇮🇹

Domestic abuse affects people all over the world regardless of race, age, gender and socioeconomic status. Thank you Fit...
10/28/2019

Domestic abuse affects people all over the world regardless of race, age, gender and socioeconomic status.

Thank you Fitchburg State University Anti-Violence Education for reminding us this October and every month.

Happy Diwali from the World Integrated Nations (WIN) Club, the Office of International Education (OIE) and the Center fo...
10/25/2019

Happy Diwali from the World Integrated Nations (WIN) Club, the Office of International Education (OIE) and the Center for Diversity and Inclusivness (CDI)! 🎉✨✨

Follow the lights to Hammond Main Lounge on  Thursday, October 24th! 🇮🇳
10/11/2019

Follow the lights to Hammond Main Lounge on Thursday, October 24th! 🇮🇳

Stop by Hammond 316 for more information! 🇩🇪 ✈️
10/08/2019

Stop by Hammond 316 for more information! 🇩🇪 ✈️

Are you interested in studying abroad in Italy next year? The Center for Italian Culture at Fitchburg State University o...
10/04/2019
Center for Italian Culture - Scholarships | Fitchburg State University

Are you interested in studying abroad in Italy next year? The Center for Italian Culture at Fitchburg State University offers two scholarship opportunities for students to study abroad in Italy; the CIC Scholarship and the AVGC Scholarship.

Students are strongly enouraged to apply!

Contact the Office of International Education at [email protected] for more information or to be connected with previous CIC Scholarship recipients.

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‘Tis the season 👻 🎃 Are you interested in meeting international students and organizing fun, cultural events? Join the W...
10/03/2019

‘Tis the season 👻 🎃 Are you interested in meeting international students and organizing fun, cultural events? Join the World Integrated Nations Club (WIN Club) today!

09/26/2019

Here are 16 FSU students on the Tropical Ecology Faculty-led course to Costa Rica this past May with Professor Chris Picone! Check out the OIE's website for faculty-led programs that are running in 2020. 🇨🇷 🌱 ❤️ Special thanks to AGLOCAM

Interested in studying abroad in Italy next summer? Apply online or stop by Hammond 316 for more information!
09/24/2019

Interested in studying abroad in Italy next summer? Apply online or stop by Hammond 316 for more information!

Come by Hammond 316 for more information!
09/20/2019
Fitchburg State University

Come by Hammond 316 for more information!

Want to study abroad, but don’t want to go for an entire semester? Check out our faculty-led programs that travel over spring and summer breaks!

🇮🇪 ✈️ ✌🏽 📚 Stop by Hammond 316 for more info!
09/16/2019

🇮🇪 ✈️ ✌🏽 📚 Stop by Hammond 316 for more info!

09/09/2019
Study Abroad in Greece: Spring Break 2020

Are you interested in studying abroad in Greece over Spring Break 2020 while earning 3 academic credits?

Rhetoric, or the art of persuasion, as we understand it today began in Ancient Greece. On this trip, Professor J.J. Sylvia will lead students to visit the locations where some of the most studied dialogues in history occurred and bring them to life in the context of Greek culture!

Stop by Hammond 316 or e-mail [email protected] for more information.

Join Prof. J.J. Sylvia in Spring 2020 as part of a study abroad trip focused on rhetoric, philosophy, and democracy.

Fitchburg State creating Global Ambassadors
09/05/2019
Fitchburg State creating Global Ambassadors

Fitchburg State creating Global Ambassadors

Contributed Report FITCHBURG One of the largest endowed gifts ever received by Fitchburg State University will create the Global Ambassadors Scholarship Program, opening doors for students to trave…

Attention, students! Scholarship deadlines to study abroad are approaching quickly! Be sure to check out our website for...
07/18/2019
Applicant Resources at the Fund for Education Abroad

Attention, students! Scholarship deadlines to study abroad are approaching quickly! Be sure to check out our website for a list of scholarships and eligibility.

The Fund for Education Abroad provides scholarship of up to $10,000 to study abroad.

https://fundforeducationabroad.org/applicants/

Eligible FEA applicants may receive scholarships of up to $10,000 to study abroad in 2019-2020. Application closes on January 7, 2019 at 12pm (noon) EST.

Check out this exciting opportunity to study Game Design in Japan! This is a faculty-led study abroad course that will b...
12/04/2018

Check out this exciting opportunity to study Game Design in Japan! This is a faculty-led study abroad course that will be traveling to Japan in May 2019.✈️🇯🇵

Check out this fantastic faculty-led study abroad opportunity to take a history course in Verona, Italy! ✈️🇮🇹
12/04/2018

Check out this fantastic faculty-led study abroad opportunity to take a history course in Verona, Italy! ✈️🇮🇹

#TBT to last year's Game Design faculty-led study abroad program that travelled to Japan! ✈️🌏For more information and to...
11/08/2018

#TBT to last year's Game Design faculty-led study abroad program that travelled to Japan! ✈️🌏

For more information and to apply to program traveling in May 2019, please email [email protected], stop by our office in Hammond 316, or visit our website.

FSU's Game Students are having a great time in Japan with Professor Jon Amakawa!

Registration for Winter and Spring classes is now open.
11/06/2018

Registration for Winter and Spring classes is now open.

Registration is open for winter and spring classes. Register early to get the classes you need and want. https://www.fitchburgstate.edu/gce/reg

Check out these 6 steps to help choose a study abroad program. To learn more about all of the exciting study abroad opti...
11/05/2018
6 steps to selecting the perfect study abroad program

Check out these 6 steps to help choose a study abroad program.

To learn more about all of the exciting study abroad options currently available, email [email protected] or stop by our office in Hammond 316.

Selecting a study abroad program can often be difficult and extremely overwhelming. Depending on your university, you might have a considerable amount of options for professor-led programs. If not, you may have to begin a long journey searching...

09/11/2018

Rock the Block is this Thursday, September 13th from 3:30-5:30 PM on the Quad. Come join us! We will have a table and many of our study abroad providers will be present ✈️🌏

Welcome to our new international students!
08/30/2018

Welcome to our new international students!

Our global community keeps growing. This week President Lapidus greeted students from China, Germany, Ghana, India, Japan, Nepal, Norway, Pakistan, South Korea, Ukraine, and Vietnam for the start of our international student orientation.

More international students are expected before the start of the semester next week. Welcome to our community!

Graduate and Continuing Education, Fitchburg State University
08/27/2018
Graduate and Continuing Education, Fitchburg State University

Graduate and Continuing Education, Fitchburg State University

Do you want to study in the United States? Register for our webinar today and learn about graduate programs available for international students, including an MBA, Computer Science and Data Science programs, admission requirements,
curriculum, and tuition and fees. Register today!

We are very happy to hear that our students studying abroad in Japan are having a great time!
05/31/2018

We are very happy to hear that our students studying abroad in Japan are having a great time!

FSU's Game Students are having a great time in Japan with Professor Jon Amakawa!

Join us at 4:00 pm today for the annual Holi Festival Celebration!
04/26/2018

Join us at 4:00 pm today for the annual Holi Festival Celebration!

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Hammond Hall 316, 160 Pearl St
Fitchburg, MA
01420

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Contact the Office of International Education Staff!

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 17:00
Thursday 08:30 - 17:00
Friday 08:30 - 17:00

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(978) 665-3089

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