Office of Global Education

Welcome to the website of the Office of Global Education at California State University San Marcos. Whether you are a prospective student who wants to learn more about the university and how to apply; an enrolled international student looking for information on visa issues; a San Marcos student looking for study abroad opportunities; a student at one of our partner institutions looking for exchange programs; or a faculty member interested in internationalization you will find links to the information you need.

Learn More About Global Education at Cal State San Marcos


Our Mission

The primary mission of the Office of Global Education is to internationalize the CSU San Marcos educational experience. The ultimate objective of this process is to prepare “students to take leadership roles in areas of work and society in the international community of the 21st Century.” [Founding Mission Statement] In pursuit of its mission, the Office of Global Education promotes and supports efforts to internationalize the curriculum, affords students the opportunity to study abroad, increases the number and diversity of international students on campus, supports international faculty collaboration, and fosters links with higher education institutions around the world.

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Students, get involved!  Find us on Facebook:  Search for Global Education at CSUSM and our recognized ASI student organization, Global Connections at CSUSM

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