Events and Community

Spring 2019 EVENTS

Arrival & Orientation Week - January

Get to know the ISSS office, check into housing and meet new friends

Helping you learn about campus services, rules and opportunities. Learn about Alamo Heights neighborhood and Broadway street.

CityTour & Int'l Service Day - January

A day long adventure with U.S. students, share you culture and discover new friendships that will last a lifetime.

OPT, CPT & Internships - February

Learn OPT, CPT, Internships & tips for finding a job aft er graduation. Open to students and their academic advisors
*Part of the ISSS Workshop Series

Int'l Sports Night - Mid Feb

Join int'l students from area schools to watch the Local Sprints teams and get a special back stage experience.

*Part of the Sports Series

Asian New Year - January TBD

Experience the Asian new year celebration on campus, food performances and booths. Hosted by Institute of World Cultures

Own Your Status - February TBD

Learn about the tricks of the trade and how to make the most of you F-1 & J-1 Status. Learn how to plan for the best employment options for international student in the U.S.

*Part of the ISSS Workshop Series

Rodeo Tour, Concert and Stock Show - Mid February

Experience the Texas tradition!

* Part of the Lone Star State Tour

UIW Festival of Colors - March

A Celebration of Diversity at UIW - food, culture, music, art and more!

Featuring an on-campus Holi color-throwing experience

Women's History Month - March

Learn about women and their impact on the world, over 20 events on campus..

Earth Month - April

Learn about our place in preserving our earth and how you can make a difference.

ISSS Workshop Series - Feb, March, & April

Learn from the experts about job opportunities in the US, immigration options, and taxes. Also learn about getting a TX Id, travel and your rights in the U.S.

Explore San Antonio - All Spring Semester

Visit San Antonio's historical sites and taste local art, music and food.

Lone Star State Tour - All Spring Semester

Hiking in the Texas hill country, touring the state capital and more.

Sports Series - All Spring Semester

Attend and cheer for UIW sports team, San Antonio sports teams and International sports events.

And many more events throughout the semester!

Be the Change events - All Spring Semester

Community Service and outreach events with the children, elderly, refugees and more in the San Antonio community. Teach people about your country and learn about theirs

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