International and Exchange Office

South Wing 410
(716) 878-4620

This office oversees the functions of several centers and offices:

Center for China Studies

South Wing 420
(716) 878-6328
suny.buffalostate.edu/centers/ccs

The center promotes and coordinates research, scholarly exchanges, academic programs, and economic development with China.

International Education Office

South Wing 410B
(716) 878-4620
suny.buffalostate.edu/studyabroad

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
(716) 878-6832
suny.buffalostate.edu/ilsc

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
(716) 878-5331
suny.buffalostate.edu/internationalstudentaffairs

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.