International students that have been admitted to GSU but have not yet started their programs will find vital information below:

Tranferring to GSU

This page contains information for international students about transferring their immigration record to GSU, if they are already in the United States.

Visas and Travel

Click here to find information for international students regarding obtaining an immigration visa and traveling to the United States.


Information regarding the process for international students prior to their arrival in the United States and at Governors State University.


This page contains information about applying to GSU's on-campus housing.

Check In

Once they arrive at GSU, all international students must come to the Office of International Services to complete a check in process.


All new international students at GSU are required to attend the New International Student Seminar (Orientation).