Office of International Programs

The Office of International Programs (OIP) provides campus-wide leadership and coordination in implementing the university's goals for international education and exchange. It works closely with faculty, staff, students, scholars, the local community, and international alumni in supporting initiatives to internationalize the campus.  

Prospective Students

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International Students

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  • Current student information
  • Email Advising:
  • Phone Advising Hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (California Time)
    Monday - Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (California Time)



Exchange Students

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  • Exchange student information
  • Email Advising:
  • Zoom Advising Hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (California Time), Monday - Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (California Time). 
  • In-Person Advising Hours (by appointment only): Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.   Email to request an appointment. Include your name, student ID number, and question/concern. 

Study Abroad

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San Francisco State University provides reasonable accommodations based on disability for eligible students. If you need special accommodation beyond phone advising, please email us.

Last updated: September 2021

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