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International Student Center
International Student Center:

Upcoming Events and Workshops


Please note that due to the COVID-19 public health emergency,
all International Student Program
workshops will be offered in an on-line format.

All times PST!

Recurring Workshops:

International Student Virtual Chat
Join International Student Counselor Dalal Farsakh for an opportunity to chat, ask questions and engage with fellow international students in this on-line chat!​

1:00pm - 2:00pm on the following Thursdays:
August 27
September 3, 10, 24
October 8, 22, 29
November 5, 19
December 3, 10
All above dates:  Register Here!​

5:00pm - 6:00pm on the following Mondays:
September 21​
October 12
November 9​
Click the above links to register!​

International Student Program Q&A Session
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Join Christina Delgado, Director, International Student Program for an opportunity to hear important updates and ask your questions related to IVC virtual study​.

Click the above links to register!

 ​ ISP September Workshops:
(Descriptions for workshops are listed below)

How to Use Your Health Insurance
Thursday, September 24
1:00pm - 2:00pm

University Transfer for International Students
Tuesday, September 29
12:00pm - 1:00pm

University Representative Visits:​

International Admissions Representatives will be meeting with IVC international student in a virtual format during the fall semester.  Upcoming university representative visits include (all times PST):

California State University Northridge (CSUN)
Thursday, November 1
9:00am - 1:00pm
Individual Appointments (20 minutes)

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Tuesday, October 6
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Individual Appointments (20 minutes)​

University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)
Monday, October 26
Workshop:  5:00pm - 6:00pm

Tuesday, October 27
Individual CSUN Appointments:  2:00pm - 5:00pm

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Thursday, November 19
10:00am - 3:00pm
Individual Appointments (20 minutes)

To Register:

Please call the International Student Program at 001-949-451-5414 or visit the Appointment Scheduling Lobby​.  The zoom link will then be sent to you by email by the university representative when scheduled.

Virtual Activities:​

Check back soon for upcoming virtual activities!


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Workshop Descriptions and Information

Please call 949-451-5414 or email to sign up for any Workshops. Please include your name and student ID number.

How To Communicate with Your Professors

Communicating with your professors is an important part of the American education process both in and out of the classroom.  Learn about how to effectively ask questions and get help from your professors so that you can be more successful in the classroom.

How to Use Your Health Insurance

Learn how to find a doctor, what to expect in terms of costs and how to file a claim with your IVC health insurance provider.

Workshop Descriptions

Immigration 101

Do you need a refresher on the basics of your F-1 visa status? If so, be sure to attend this workshop which will go over the regulations and benefits of your F-1 visa.

Optional Practical Training

If you are interested in learning how you can work off-campus in a job directly related to your major and gain valuable skills, please attend one of the OPT workshops.

Travel Preparation

It is important to know what you need to do to travel abroad and be able to return back to the USA. Learn about necessary visa renewal processes, I-20 signature processes and more.

University Transfer for International Students

The transfer and application process to university is often different for international students. Learn how to research universities, what the application processes and requirements are, as well as when you should begin to apply.


T: 949-451-5414
O: CEC 7

Regular Office Hours

Office Hours

Monday:​  9 am - 6 pm​
​Tuesday: ​ 9 am - 6 pm
​Wednesday: ​ 9 am - 6 pm
​Thursday:  9 am - 6 pm
​Friday: ​ 9 am - 4:30 pm​