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Greetings to all current and prospective international students!

The Office of International Education (OIE) is here to answer your questions and help you address any problems you may encounter before and during your stay at Southern Connecticut State University. The OIE also serves as your resource on student immigration (F- and J- visa types), and is Southern’s liaison to the U.S. federal agencies that handle matters related to international students and scholars studying and working in the U.S. Our dedicated staff is ready to assist you! Through the OIE, you will have an opportunity to establish valuable social connections and become acquainted with the myriad of resources at Southern and in New Haven that will make your stay a positive and productive one!

Our most sincere wishes for a successful stay at Southern! Please do not hesitate to let us know how we can be of assistance to you.

Erin Heidkamp, Ph.D.
Director, Office of International Education