International Students
Mesa JourneysAsk Mesa




Ivonne Alvarez
Director of Admissions and Records
Residency and International Student
Admissions Supervisor

International Students

International Student Program

International Student Program brochure

San Diego Mesa College offers a two-year Associates degree program for F-1 visa students with the option to transfer to a four-year institution.

We strive to:

  • Integrate visiting international students onto campus to foster global awareness within the classroom and throughout the community.
  • Support the study aboard experience of students from around the world who have selected San Diego Mesa College in their pursuit of international education.
  • Provide immigration advising, ensure regulatory compliance, and deliver comprehensive services throughout the cultural and educational transition from home to the United States, culminating in a successful departure.

Services & Workshops Offered:

  • Prospective Student Admissions Advising
  • Employment Workshop
  • International Student Drop-In Advising
  • International Counseling Hot Spot
  • Departure Workshop

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