International Fair

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International Students - Apply Now

"Campus events allowed me to meet new friends and have fun!" - Yeseong Moon, South Korea

Disneyland Field Trip

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International Students - Apply Now

"Brown Bag workshops helped me learn about campus resources and succeed in school". - Kyaw Naing Win, Myamar

L.A. Live

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International Students - Apply Now

"I enjoy Global Café because it allowed me to share my culture with the Mt. SAC community" - Vanisa Mithpasong, Laos

Global Pals

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"I like Explorer Series field trips because I can attend them with my friends for free!" - Juan Hou, Panama

Sky view of L.A.

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“Summer Institute was an amazing and unforgettable experience!” – Samantha Benavides, Chile

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"Global Pals was remarkable. I got to try new things and learn from the other pals."-Senghoung Lim, Cambodia

International Student Center


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 Campus Events

Our campus events are designed to enhance your student experience. The International Student Center provides opportunities for international students to get involved on campus. Some of our past programs include: International Education Week, Lunar New Year, Friendsgiving and more!

Check out the Event Calendar below to see upcoming events. 

ISP Workshops

The International Student Center hosts Workshops every week.

Past workshops: Finding Employment, Applying for Scholarships, Transfer Graduation, Writing Workshops, etc. Check out our calendar to learn more.

Click on the Event Calendar button or check out the Event Calendar below to see upcoming workshops. 

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 Explorer Series

Discover all that Southern California has to offer. Take advantage of being near Los Angeles and Orange County! Explore the many mountains, museums, sporting events, and unique communities that make up SoCal.

Past explorations: Universal Studios, Dodger games, Escape Room, and much more!

Check out the Event Calendar below to see upcoming events.

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Global Café

A coffee house with an international flare occurring each month.  Providing students the opportunity to relax, have engaging conversations with others, learn about different cultures, and enjoy coffee and snacks from various regions of the world for FREE. Stop by anytime during café hours. 

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Mt. SAC Language Learning Center Presents: The Talks

Non-native speakers often face the challenge of not having enough opportunity to speak English. The result is that they don’t feel confident in their speaking abilities. The Talks will provide a safe place for F-1 students to practice speaking English. 

Sign up at

International Student Club
International Student Club

The International Student Club unites students from around the world and provides them a home away from home. The club allows both domestic and international students an opportunity to create a culturally rich and diverse environment. The International Student club strives to provide a sense of unity, service and togetherness.

To learn more about our activities and the fun we are having, please contact us.

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Global Pals

Mt. SAC students have the unique opportunity to engage in a cross-cultural experience, by pairing domestic and international students together with similar interests. Global Pals learn about each others' culture, while participating in social happenings throughout Southern California. Program runs Fall through Spring. For more information about Global Pals, click here.

Applications accepted:   

Fall 2023: August 28 - September 24

Spring 2024: February 26 - April 7

Apply for Global Pals

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Summer Program

The Summer Institute is a FREE program occurring mid-July thru mid-August to help orient Mt. SAC F-1  visa students to the college and the Greater Los Angeles area. 

Experience amazing excursions and activities while making new friends. Enhance your English language skills and be better prepared to succeed academically.

Applications accepted: April 1 - July 19, 2023

For additional information call, 909-274-5032 or email,

Apply for Summer Institute

Online Resources

Below are resources that are available to support current students who are studying remotely. For a full list of resources, click here.

Writing CenterTo schedule a writing tutor online.

Library: Chat with a Librarian 24/7, Online Library Search, Virtual Library workshops, and ProQuest Research Companion learning modules at

Tutoring: Free Online Tutoring services for a variety of subjects. Please visit: Tutoring Centers (Overview of all Services)

Basic Needs: Serves students experiencing housing instability, food insecurity, and other emergency/crisis situations. 

Canvas: is a learning system where you will collaborate with professors and classmates. For a quick canvas tutorial, click here.