International Student Development

International Student Services at George Fox University

Welcome!

International Student Services serves as a resource for advising and assisting international students in the George Fox University community. The university recognizes that international students bring with them not only unique needs but also welcomed contributions. The International Student Services office seeks to help students adjust to the campus community and to help the campus community develop sensitivity in relating to international students.

The director of this office encourages and assists international students in participating in the academic and social life of the university and in the exploration of the surrounding American culture. In addition, this office advises students in complying with U.S. immigration regulations. The staff members of this office are friends and advocates of the international student and avail themselves to any matter for which the student may have a concern.

Services We Provide:

  • F-1 & J-1 visa advising
  • New international student and visiting scholar orientations
  • Social and cultural activities for international students
  • Globally focused educational and cultural activities for the George Fox community

Contact Us:

Alex Pia

Alex Pia

Director of International Student Development

apia@georgefox.edu