International and Exchange Office
South Wing 410
This office oversees the functions of several centers and offices:
Center for China Studies
South Wing 420
The center promotes and coordinates research, scholarly exchanges, academic programs, and economic development with China.
International Education Office
South Wing 410B
This office coordinates Buffalo State-sponsored international study in Australia, Canada, England, Italy, and Netherlands, Puerto Rico, and Spain. Faculty and staff may develop short-term study sessions in other countries as well.
International Graduate Programs for Educators Office (Formerly: International Learning Styles Center)
South Wing 430
The International Graduate Programs for Educators (IGPE) Office assumes the responsibility for the development, management, and delivery of a master of science program in multidisciplinary studies, as well as professional development for education professionals working at American/International Schools. Courses are delivered at the school site, electronically or through a combined approach of on-site/online instruction, depending on the course as well as the needs of the cohort.
International Student Affairs Office
Campbell Student Union 400
The International Student Affairs Office offers a variety of services to international students, including academic advisement and personal counseling. In addition, the office helps students regarding visas, work permits, and immigration regulations. A three-day orientation program is provided for new international students at the beginning of each semester. The office also administers English-language competency and placement exams in conjunction with the English Department.