International Students

Arizona State University's student body is a global community of scholars. In 2019, more than 9,628 students represented more than 143 countries at ASU. The No. 1 public university and No. 5 university overall chosen by international students, we are committed to ensuring that all students achieve their goals, realize and uphold their personal and global responsibilities, and engage in the fullness of the Sun Devil experience.

In addition to academic engagement through more than 600 accredited degree options, ASU provides an extensive range of activities in community service, entrepreneurial engagement, students clubs, student government, athletic and other events. These co-curricular activities offer students ways to learn, grow, and achieve their goals and reinforce the experiences offered by academic disciplines. This unique Sun Devil experience furthers leadership skills, networks of friends and future colleagues, enhances language skills, and establishes further appreciation for other cultures.

Ranked one of the top 100 universities in the world, students from all countries have found a home here in which to learn and benefit from each other and experiences that advance critical academic, personal and professional skills. ASU’s world-class facilities and faculty, and a student-led philosophy for engagement, entrepreneurship and service, empower our graduates with a world-class educational experience and the tools to change the future.

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The Global Education Office supports more than 2,000 ASU students each year, offering 250 different programs in 60 countries around the world.
Global Launch is an entrepreneurial language and cultural program for American and international students, professionals and educators.
ASU partners with 34 academic institutions in China, Taiwan, South Korea, Ghana, Nigeria, India, Japan, Peru, Philippines and United Arab Emirates.
The ASU Alumni Association oversees a network of 44 international alumni connection groups.
The International Student and Scholars Center offers key information, forms and support for international students and faculty members' studies and research at ASU.
International Student Engagement offers co-curricular experiences that promotes student leadership, social integration, cross-cultural understanding and celebrate their accomplishments and culture.