International Student & Scholar Services

International Student & Scholar Services

The Office of International Programs receives and processes initial applications from international students / scholars, and issues immigrations papers for their visa applications. After the students / scholars arrive on campus, the Office assists them in their social and academic growth, as well as providing advice on US immigration rules and regulations.

Important Dates: Spring Semester 2017

January 28th - Chinese New Year Celebration Kansas City, 3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.  Spectacular and diverse collections of performances in the evening Gala fuse Eastern and Western, and ancient and contemporary performing arts with over 200 performers. Sponsors: International Club and PAIS

February 24th - International Club Social with Japanese Exchange Students.  International House, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Sponsors: International Club, PAIS, WU Students

March 3rd - Middle East Cultural Event.  Washburn Tech, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Try Middle Eastern food and listen to presentations about the region and its diverse people.  Free and open to the public.  Sponsor: International Center of Topeka

March 11th - Kansas City Trip, 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Will visit Kansas City Plaza and the Nelson Atikins Art Museum.  Sponsor: Fukuoka Program Leader

April 1st - Application deadline for Summer Session admission.

April 2nd - Celebration of Cultures.  Washburn University White Concert Hall, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Sponsors: International Club and PAIS

April 15th - Tulip Festival & Buffalo Ranch Tour.  8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Sponsor: International Center of Topeka

April 22nd - Topeka Tour and Pot Luck & BBQ.  International House,  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Students will visit the Farmers Market, the State Capitol building, downtown Topeka, and the Kansas Historical Museum.  Following the tour, students will bring a dish to share at the Pot Luck & BBQ. (Beef, pork and veggie hotdogs and burgers will be provided)  Games and activities to follow.  Sponsors: International Club and PAIS

April 29th - TFN Ranch Party.  4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  Enjoy some ranch fun and fire side songs.  Sponsor: Topeka Friendship Network

May 6th - End of Semester Pot Luck & BBQ.  International House, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Bring a dish to share at the Pot Luck & BBQ. (Beef, pork and veggie hotdogs and burgers will be provided)  Games and activities to follow.  Sponsor: International Club and PAIS

June 15 - Application deadline for Fall Semester admission.

Important Dates: Fall Semester 2017

August 14th - 18th: New Student Orientation Week

August 21st - Fall classes begin

Homecoming Parade

International Spirit