IPSO is dedicated to supporting the university's commitment to diversity and inclusion by helping our colleges and departments bring new international visitors and employees to campus. We strive to provide excellent service to our colleges and departments, as well as all international students, exchange visitors and employees. 

Our Services

For Augusta University Departments

  • provide information about visa status options for sponsoring/hosting scholars, employees and students
  • assist with recruiting international faculty and sponsoring current personnel for permanent residency
  • assist with the appointment of all postdoctoral fellows

        Immigration Consultation


For international scholars & students

  • provide an orientation session after arrival in the U.S.
  • assist with traveling outside the U.S., program extensions, and other issues related to immigration status
  • organize informational and social events that provide a cross-cultural experience

        Appointment Request


 newsletters and announcements

International community Lunch  

Thank you to everyone who attended our International Community Lunch on September 7! We'd also like to thank Lindsay Fruchtl from the Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau for providing a fun presentation about Augusta's museums, attractions and events. 


The next International Community Lunch is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 12 p.m. in BC 1030, Lee Auditoria Center.

meet our newest international students, employees & visitors




 About our international population



F-1 international students at Augusta University


J-1 exchange visitors at Augusta University


H-1B international employees at Augusta University