International Student Services

Concord University is committed to offering excellent support and services to our international students. International Student Services provides advisement on immigration matters, health insurance, employment, practical training, travel regulations and community involvement. We also provide programs and services to enhance the stay of our international students, including orientation, social activities and informational sessions. We seek to provide educational programs to the entire campus community highlighting the numerous cultures represented on campus.

Please use the menu links above or the links below for more information:

Coming to Concord

Coming to Concord is a resource for international students who are interested in attending Concord University. Information includes a link to International Student Admissions, what to bring and what not to bring, getting to Concord University from the airport, housing, and bank account and campus mail set-up.

Living in the U.S.

The United States is a diverse country with people from many parts of the world. Living in the U.S. will help with getting acquainted with social and cultural differences you may experience while living in the U.S. Additionally, this page contains links to information about Health & MedicalInviting Your Parents/Relatives to the U.S.Obtaining a Social Security NumberObtaining a WV Driver's License or State Identification Card, and the Department of Recreational Sports and Wellness.

Working in the U.S.

Working in the U.S. provides information for international students seeking employment in the U.S. Advantages,disadvantages, and requirements for F-1 Work Authorization Options are included.

Host Family Program

The Host Family Program at Concord University provides an opportunity for American families to learn about other countries and cultures by having an international student stay in their home during university breaks. In turn, the international student benefits by being able to practice English conversation and learn about American culture first hand in the comfortable, friendly environment of an American home.

Student Resources

Student Resources provides information commonly sought by international students. Topics include the Alumni Association, Bus Schedule, Diversity & EqualityEnglish as a Second Language, International AdmissionsInternational AlumniInternational Students ClubResidence LifeStudent Handbook, and Student Life.