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ISSP Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide high quality services to international students and serve as an international education resource to the university community at California State University, Fresno.

We are committed to:

  • Providing a warm and informative welcome to international students and recognizing their importance and their contributions to the campus and the Fresno community.
  • Providing appropriate services and assistance to international students so they do not face challenges alone.
  • Working with international students to assist with their adjustment and understanding of their new environment in a comfortable setting where they have opportunities and encouragement to pursue their dreams, be involved in the University community and have their efforts recognized.
  • Encouraging international students to ask questions and offer suggestions while we do our utmost to address their concerns with respect, reassurances and understanding.
  • Serving as a resource to faculty and staff to facilitate international exchange, enhance cross-cultural communication and support international endeavors.
  • Providing information to prospective students and parents about the university and the quality of available educational experiences that enhances and promotes the continued flow of students from nations around the world.
  • Offering our friendship today and tomorrow as we work together to dream and build a better world.