International Student Initiatives at UChicagoGRAD creates programs, resources, and practices throughout the University that support the professional and personal development of international graduate students. In collaboration with campus partners and student groups, we aim to help international students build community; find enriching academic, professional, and personal experiences; and adapt and transition successfully to life in the United States and at the University of Chicago.
Personal and Professional Services
- Advising: cultural adaptation to UChicago, navigating professional identity, other international student-related topics
- International Graduate Student Advisory Board (IGSAB): conversations, resources, annual survey of international student experience, International Allies mentorship program
- Workshops: on topics such as Interstride, a job search platform for international candidates
- Events: International Student Orientation Welcome, Fall International Student Panel, Community Day