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The Center for International Education

With more than 100 students from 40 different countries, Loyola is truly a global institution. The Center for International Education (CIE) promotes the internationalization of the university by initiating, developing, and supporting a wide range of international and intercultural educational opportunities for the Loyola community. It is through an array of programs, events, and resources that we cultivate and foster the international character of the university.

Let us help you find your place.

CIE is here to help an array of individuals. Learn more below and explore the path most fitting for you.

International Students
We're here to help you adjust to Loyola and the United States, providing many forms of assistance with all issues regarding immigration, navigating the city, living off campus, and much more.

Study Abroad
If you're wanting to study abroad, we're the first and last stop for advising and all information on programs and financial aid. What are you waiting for? Start exploring your world.

Get Involved
For students and community members who want to get involved, we sponsor numerous programs and events to promote intercultural awareness and competence. Check out our offerings and get started today.

Faculty and Departments
We provide assistance in hiring international faculty, developing new study abroad programs, and advising and collaborating on all international programs and opportunities. For any help advising on international student issues, reach out to us or request a class presentation.

What's happening?

Country Fair: This free event is an elaborate and beautiful showcase of our diverse international community, giving students, faculty, and staff the chance to spend the afternoon learning about the world. Loyola's international students set up tables and display a variety of items and food from their home countries or countries where they have studied abroad.

Education Abroad Fair: This fair features more than 30 representatives from our study abroad programs and organizations. This is a great experience for the Loyola community to explore summer and semester opportunities to study, volunteer, and intern abroad in more than 50 countries.

International Student Orientation: The mandatory orientation covers information that international students need to know and provides a wonderful opportunity for them to meet other international students.

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Contact us

For all students, faculty, and community members, we would love to hear from you, and we're here to help with any of your international-related needs or questions.

We're located at 2020 Calhoun Street, Mercy Hall Room 301

Mailing Address:
Center for International Education
6363 St. Charles Avenue, Box 205
New Orleans, Louisiana 70118

Office Phone: 504- 864-7550
Fax: 504-864-7548

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