Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Slippery Rock University

Global Engagement

002 Spotts World Culture Building (Ground Floor)
Office for Global Engagement


The vision of the Office for Global Engagement is a Slippery Rock University community of students, faculty, staff, and alumni who see beyond national borders and cultural differences, embrace the rich diversity of the world for educational and personal growth, and contribute to the greater good of our global society.

International Student Services

In recognition of the unique needs of students who are not US citizens/permanent residents, the Office for Global Engagement coordinates the recruitment, admission, and support services for international students such as orientation to the United States and Slippery Rock University; immigration and legal matters (documentation for visas, passport renewal, extensions of stay, travel and reentry, work permits, etc.); support for the International Club; course registration; cultural/academic/personal adjustment; and community liaison.

Student Abroad Opportunities

Study abroad is available to all Slippery Rock University students varying in length from one week to one year. These opportunities offer students the chance to explore different educational systems, cultures, and ways of life, as well as, to foster personal growth, cultural enrichment and enhanced employment opportunities.

For more information about study abroad at SRU, please visit