Office of International Services

The Office of International Services (OIS) welcomes you to Governors State University (GSU). OIS serves all international students, international faculty, staff and scholars, study abroad students and their families. GSU is home to a diverse population with representation from countries all around the globe.

On this site, you will find information relating to the services offered by our office to both the GSU and local community. Whether you are a future student, a current student, a family member or a community member, it is our sincere desire that you find the assistance you are seeking.

We encourage you to use our site to engage the world around you.

Future Students

Students that wish to apply to Governors State University.

Admitted Students

Students that have been admitted to Governors State University but have not yet started their programs.

Current Students

Students that are currently enrolled at Governors State University or that have recently completed their programs.

Education Abroad Students

Currently enrolled students that wish to study outside the United States.

Education Abroad Faculty

Governors State University faculty that wish to lead a study abroad trip outside the United States.

International Faculty, Staff & Scholars

Faculty, staff and scholars from outside the United States that will be employed by or complete research at Governors State University using the J-1 visa category.

Alumni

International student alumni that completed their degrees at Governors State University.

Sponsoring Departments

Governors State University departments that will hire or sponsor an international faculty or staff member or an international researcher.

Upcoming Events

Please check our calendar for upcoming events.

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Website

The Office of International Services has recently updated its website. Please contact us if you are having any difficulty finding the information that you need on this new site.