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COUNTRY FAIR

This free event showcases Loyola's diverse international community and gives students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to spend the afternoon "traveling" the world.

At the Fair, Loyola's international students as well as U.S. Americans, set up tables where they showcase a variety of items (flags, pictures, native clothing, artifacts, etc.) and food from their home countries or from countries where they have studied abroad...LEARN MORE

EDUCATION ABROAD FAIR

The Education Abroad Fair features over 30 representatives from Loyola study abroad programs and study abroad organizations providing the Loyola community with an opportunity to explore summer and semester opportunities to study, volunteer and intern abroad in over 40 countries...LEARN MORE.

INTERNATIONAL WEEK

International Week promotes programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences in the United States...LEARN MORE

 INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION           The orientation covers information that international students need to know and provides a wonderful opportunity for them to meet other international students. The orientation program is mandatory for all international students and they must attend or they will not be allowed to register...LEARN MORE.

FIELD TRIPS

International students, ISA members and inBUS buddies have the opportunity to go on a variety of field trips throughout the year featuring Louisiana history and culture including swamp tours, plantation visits, crawfish boils and more!

FINDING A JOB IN THE U.S.

Presented by Center for International Education, the Career Development Center and an immigration attorney, this workshop covers specific employment options available to international students (such as Optional Practical Training, Curricular Practical Training, and H1-B work visa questions) as well as how to begin the job search process and interviewing techniques. Contact Kristy Magner if you are interested in attending.

SCHOLARSHIP BANQUET

The annual scholarship banquet features a speaker, food, and a music or dance peformance from one country. The banquet also has a silent auction that showcases beautiful handicrafts from all over the world. All ticket and silent auction sales benefit the International Scholarship Fund...LEARN MORE

 
STUDY ABROAD 101

Come to a Study Abroad 101 information session, held through out the semester, to learn everything you need to know so you can start exploring your options, choosing your overseas location, and deciding which program best fits your academic and personal goals...LEARN MORE.

WELCOME RECEPTION
The Center for International Education and the International Student Association invite you to join us at our annual Welcome Reception. Come welcome our new international students and celebrate the start of a new academic year!

 Please let us know about upcoming international events at Loyola or in New Orleans that aren’t listed on our events page.