The Division of Global Engagement inspires and facilitates global learning, research, and partnerships at UC Santa Cruz.

Within Global Engagement are the units of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS), Global Learning, Global Programming, and Global Initiatives.

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

  • Visa and immigration advising and support services
  • Campus regulatory compliance

Global Learning

  • International and virtual exchanges,  internships, and faculty-led study abroad
  • Domestic exchanges and UCDC study away

Global Programming

  • Orientation and events for international students and scholars
  • Community building and integration into the UCSC campus

Global Initiatives

  • Partnerships and agreements with universities abroad
  • Delegation visits and faculty outreach
  • Strategic communications