International Advising Services

Welcome Fresno State International Students! 

The International Office at Fresno State is committed to providing high-quality services to international students. Our office can assist you with advising, immigration questions, cultural adjustment to the United States, on and off-campus resources, and much more!

The International Office looks forward to assisting you virtually with all your questions and concerns this semester.

Meet with an International Advisor 

Due to current restrictions, our international student advisors are available through email, phone, or virtual appointments. Please review the following table before scheduling an advising appointment:

Let us know how you are doing by completing our Wellness Survey and an international advisor will get back to you.

Types of Advising Services

Appointment Reason

CPT, OPT, On-Campus Employment, STEM OPT

Employment Authorizations

Full-Time Enrollment, F-1 Status Reinstatement,

I-20 Extension, International Office Hold, Transfer-Out, F-2 Dependent

 Immigration Status

Sponsored Students - Letters, Verifications, Document Requests 

Sponsorship Requirements 

Academic Probation, Disqualification, Course Difficulties

Academic Difficulties

Educational Leave, Medical Leave, Course Withdrawal

Academic Appeals & Hold Advising

1st Semester Experience

Mandatory Advising

Social, Emotional, Cultural Adjustments

Advising

Appointments

Make an appointment with an international advisor by email or phone at 559.278.2782.

Available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday during regular business hours.

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Virtual Walk-In Services

Every Wednesday - Walk-In Wednesdays via Zoom (first come first serve)

9:00 am - 11:00 am and 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Click here or the link below to enter the waiting room and someone will assist you shortly.  If you are removed from the waiting room unintentionally, please click the link again to re-enter. 

Walk-In Zoom Link

Meeting ID: 945 5339 3980    Password: 604708

zoom link: https://fresnostate.zoom.us/j/6939536362

Last name begins with A-G and SACM students

Jamie Jones

jamiej@csufresno.edu

Last name begins with H-Z, scholars and Chinese students (China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan)

Jasmine Cao

jcao@csufresno.edu

Advising Resources

Please view the links below for more information regarding college-specific academic advising centers and other on-campus resources available to Fresno State students. 

College Advising Centers

Lyles College of Engineering

Engineering East 383

559.278.1076

Craig School of Business

 

Peters Business Building 185

559.278.4943

College of Science and Math

Science 136

559.278.4150

Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology

Agricultural Science 110

559.278.4019

College of Social Sciences

McKee Fisk 203A

559.278.3422

College of Health and Human Services 

McLane Hall 194

559.278.5027

 College of Arts and Humanities 

 

Speech Arts 156

559.278.4597

 Kremen School of Education

 

Education 100

559.278.0300

University Advising Center 

Joyal Administration 224

559.278.1787

Learning Center

Located in the Henry Madden Library, the Learning Center offers many different academic resources:

Tutoring

Supportnet

Supplemental Instruction

Academic Success Workshops

Please visit the Learning Center's website for more information.  

Services for Student with Disabilities

The Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) office provides a wide range of academic accommodations to students with verified disabilities who have registered with the SSD office. The SSD office is a great resource for students with disabilities to achieve academic, cultural, and social excellence. Please visit the SSD office website for more information. 

Student Health and Counseling Center

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) offers a safe, confidential place for you to express your thoughts, feelings, and concerns. Please visit the Counseling Services website for more information.

Career Development Center

Visit the Career Development Center in the Thomas Building, Room 103 or visit the Career Development Center website for more information.

  • Academic Year: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

You may also reach them by phone at 559.278.2381 or email at careers@csufresno.edu.