Until August 1st, 2016 the Center for International Programs webpage will be under construction. Please contact our office directly if you have any questions (925) 631-4245 or email us at [email protected]

The CIP provides services to all who seek a rich international, intercultural experience.  The staff works closely with students, faculty and administrators throughout the campus.

Established in 1978, the Center for International Programs (CIP) is a comprehensive department that works with international students and scholars and provides the following services: 

Center for International Programs Services 

Services for Study Abroad Students:

Services for International Students and Scholars:

  • Study Abroad Advising / Counseling
  • Cross-Cultural Counseling
  • Pre-Departure Workshops
  • Visa/Passport Assistance
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Study Abroad Fairs
  • Cross-Cultural Social Activities
  • F-1 & J-1student advising 
  • J-1 Scholar Advising
  • International Student Orientation  
  • Workshops (CPT, OPT, Tax, etc.)
  • Personal and Cross-Cultural Counseling 
  • Social / Cultural Activities
  • International Student Retreat

Services for Departments:

Involvement:

  • Study Abroad Peer Mentor Program
  • International Club
  • International House Living Learning Community 
  • First-Year International Student Mentor Program 
  • Associated Students Global Community Support Committee