OISS Weekly

Did you miss the latest "OISS Weekly: Your International Student Newsletter"? No worries! Find the most up to date publication and ICYMI section below. 


In case you missed it (ICYMI), below are the latest announcements you need to know about: 




On-Campus Employment, CPT & Interning 

Watch our Employment & CPT Explained video to learn about your eligibility and the process. Never begin an internship without pre-authorization from OISS on your I-20. Any questions? Contact: international@CalLutheran.edu

Access OISS Request platform and select "CPT Request"

Graduating this semester?

Let us know you are graduating this semester by submitting the Studies Completion Form. If you are not sure what to do after completing your degree, please visit our Graduation Page and explore the options you have as an F1 student. Don't allow your I-20 to expire if you need an extension!

Access our Graduation page





Scam and Fraud Advisory

SEVP is reminding international students to beware of a scam involving individuals using the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Response Center (SRC) hone numbers (703-603-3400 and 800-892-4829) and claiming to be SRC representatives. See this advisory on Study in the States as well this handout from the ICE Office of Professional Responsibility.

Access the Study in the States website here 

International Peer Mentor Program

Are you passionate about making a positive impact? Do you love helping others succeed? Do you have an experience of studying/living abroad? Then we want YOU to join our team as a International Peer Mentor!

The International Peer Mentor Program is a cornerstone of our university's commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive community. As a Peer Mentor, you'll have the incredible opportunity to guide and support your fellow students on their academic journey. Whether it's providing study tips, offering encouragement, or being a friendly ear to listen, your role as a mentor will be invaluable in fostering a supportive learning community.

Here is the registration link , PowerPoint Presentation and an FAQ document.

Questions? Email us to international@CalLutheran.edu


Peer Mentor