Landscape shot of Cuenca, Spain

International Education

COVID-19 Updates

The Office of International Education continues to monitor federal and international travel advisories and restrictions, as well as guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization, and the U.S. Department of State.  The University and the Office of International Education have had to make some challenging decisions in regards to international programs to provide as safe an environment as possible for students, faculty and staff.  The latest updates can be found here at the link below.

Latest COVID-19 Updates 


Welcome

Welcome to the Office of International Education (OIE) at the University of South Alabama. The OIE is a division of Global USA and works to advance the Global Engagement Priority of the University’s Strategic Plan. OIE provides to the University community information and support on international partnerships and is responsible for the coordination, facilitation, and oversight of the University of South Alabama's international programs. It is charged with developing and administering study abroad; establishing international academic exchange programs; creating and maintaining institutional international agreements; reviewing and approving university related travel abroad for students, faculty, and staff; and serving as a resource for international visitor protocol.

Mission

The Office of International Education incorporates global perspectives into educational endeavors at the University of South Alabama.  

Values

Advocacy + Inclusivity + Passion + Dependability + Innovation

Annual Reports

2018-2019 Academic Year OIE Annual Report (PDF)

REGISTER TRAVEL

Schedule an International Education Presentation

Schedule an international education classroom presentation or student visit.  An OIE staff member will talk with current or potential students about overseas opportunities. 

Schedule Your Presentation >>

 

  Latest News
Love of South Korean Culture Leads to Recognition
Love of South Korean Culture Leads to Recognition
Thursday - August 6, 2020
Senior Jazzlyn Hatcher, a major in international studies with a concentration in Asian studies and a minor in business has been named the undergraduate recipient of the University of South Alabama's Global Student Leadership Award.
Read more
USA Students Earn Gilman Scholarships
USA Students Earn Gilman Scholarships
Thursday - August 6, 2020
Three South Alabama international education students have received Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships. Kayla Smith was awarded $3,000, while Syliah Neely received a $4,000 scholarship. The third student has yet to be announced.
Read more
USA chosen to Participate in Transatlantic Mobility Program
USA chosen to Participate in Transatlantic Mobility Program
Thursday - August 6, 2020
The University of South Alabama is one of four institutions selected to participate in the 2020 Transatlantic Mobility Program through the French Embassy and NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the world's largest non-profit association dedicated to international education and exchange.
Read more