» Upcoming Events

September 10, 2018 (Monday) Curricular Practical Training (CPT)/Internship Session -  Argyros Forum 209A, 3-4 p.m. Are you interested in getting permission to work off-campus in a job related to your degree? If so, attend our CPT session! Learn who qualifies for CPT as well as how and when to apply. Sign up here.

September 12, 2018 (Wednesday) American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop - Center for Global Education, 3-4 p.m. For many international students, adjusting to American culture can be difficult and at times overwhelming. This is a great opportunity for international students to meet their peers from common backgrounds, learn about American culture and discuss the ways they can deal with culture shock or homesickness. Sign up here

September 19, 2018 (Wednesday) OPT Session: Argyros Forum 209B, 12-1 p.m.

September 20, 2018 (Thursday) OPT Session: Argyros Form 209B, 1-2 p.m.

September 20, 2018 (Thursday) Navigating the American Classroom Workshop - Center for Global Education, 3-4 p.m. There are many challenges and struggles for international students studying at an American university-one of them is academic success. They can be overwhelmed with course work and anxious to participate in class. Presenters will discuss the characteristics of the American classroom and go over the challenges international students are facing and how to be more successful in class. Sign up here.

October 5, 2018 (Friday) – International Student Welcome Dinner – RSVP required. For information, contact Junko Takada at takada@chapman.edu.

+ - Past Workshops & Events

  • August 21, 2018: Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • August 22, 2018: Graduate International Student Orientation
  • August 23, 2018: Graduate International Student Orientation
  • April 10, 2018: J1 Scholar Event
  • March 7, 2018: CPT Panel Discussion
  • March 6, 2018: OPT Panel Discussion
  • February 21 and 22, 2018: OPT Sessions
  • February 21, 2018: Transitioning International Resumes to Fit the American Workplace
  • February 8, 2018:Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • February 6, 2018: American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • January 26, 2018 - International Student Orientation
  • October 27, 2017  - Immigration attorney session
  • October 13, 2017 - International Student Welcome Dinner
  • October 4 and October 5, 2017 - OPT Session
  • September 22, 2017 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • September 20, 2017 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • August 25, 2017 - Affinity Social for International Students
  • August 24, 2017 - Graduate International Student Orientation 
  • August 23, 2017 -  Rinker campus students only- Graduate International Student 
  • August 21, 2017 - Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • May 3, 2017 - Panel discussion on friendships and romantic relationships
  • April 5, 2017 - Immigration Attorney Session
  • March 10, 2017 - OPT Panel Discussion
  • March 6, 2017 - CPT Panel Discussion
  • March 3, 2017 - Immigration Attorney Session 
  • March 2, 2017 - Resume Workshop
  • February 22 and 23, 2017: OPT Session
  • February 15, 2017 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • February 10, 2017 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop 
  • January 27, 2017 - International Student Orientation
  • December 7, 2016 - International Scholar Social Reception
  • November 24, 2016 - Thanksgiving Dinner in the Student Union
  • November 9, 2016 - Resume Workshop
  • October 21, 2016 -  Ensuring Academic Integrity in All Your Work
  • October 13, 2016 - Immigration attorney session
  • October 7, 2016 – International Students Welcome Dinner
  • September 29, 2016: English Corner
  • September 27 and 28, 2016: OPT Session
  • September 22, 2016: Navigating the American Classroom Workshop 
  • September 12, 2016: Ensuring Academic Integrity in All Your Work (only MBA and MS. Accounting)
  • August 22-26, 2016: Graduate and Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • OPT Panel Discussion
  • May 10, 2016 - Lady of the Palace Film Screening (Arabic subtitles) - Media Room - Henley Basement. Free admission @ 7 p.m.
  • April 28, 2016 - Funny Girl (In English)
  • April 26, 2016 - Immigration Attorney Session
  • April 5, 2016 - CPT Panel Discussion
  • March 1, 2016 - Resume Workshop
  • February 23rd & 24th, 2016 - OPT Session
  • February 18, 2016 - Immigration Attorney Session
  • February 12, 2016 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • February 11, 2016 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • December 3, 2015 - Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
  • November 5, 2015 - Windows of the World: Uniting Cultures through Dialogue
  • November 3, 2015 - International Food Fair
  • October 2nd & 14th, 2015 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • September 25, 2015 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • September 18, 2015 - International Students Welcome Dinner
  • August 28, 2015 - Affinity Social
  • August 27, 2015 - Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • August 25, 2015 - Graduate International Students Orientation
If you have any questions, please contact Junko Takada.