Welcome, 2012-2013 International Students!
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The Center for International Programs (CIP) and the International Student Welcome Team are excited to welcome all of you to the U.S., to southwest Michigan, and to Kalamazoo College! We are so happy that you have chosen "K" to be your home!
Together, you comprise a total of 55 new international students - 27 visiting international students and 28 first-year degree-seeking students. Along with our 65 continuing degree seekers (16 seniors, 34 juniors, 15 sophomores), you are an impressive group of 120 international students on campus for 2012-2013 academic year!
Our mission is to support, encourage, and celebrate your presence on campus! Our goal is to help all of you feel at home both at "K" and in the world.
Please take a few moments to browse through the sections of this website that were created especially with you in mind! And feel free to stop by the Center for International programs (1st floor of Dewing Hall) anytime to say "Hi!"
Many K international students participate in study abroad or study away programs their junior year.
Check out this blog to follow a few international students as they travel the globe and write about their experiences!
Idah Chungu - Your 2012-2013 Peer Mentor!
Idah is available on Tuesdays from 9am until 1pm and Thursdays from 12pm until 4pm to help you with any of the following:
-Optional Practical Training (OPT)
-Academic Training (AT)
-Federal & State taxes
Email Idah at:
Guide for International Students
Information Sheet for Visiting International Students