Columbia College Chicago

Global Education

Photo: Phil Dembinski '08

Global Education coordinates all international activities at Columbia, including International Student and Scholar Services, Education Abroad, International Articulations, Mentorship, and Special Programs, and International Faculty Collaborations.

International Student and Scholar Services
International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) provides college life and immigration support to the college’s undergraduate and graduate students and visiting scholars. Learn more about ISSS.

Education Abroad
Education Abroad assists Columbia students interested in studying abroad in exchange programs, Columbia faculty-led programs, and provider programs, or in service learning and internships abroad. Learn more about Education Abroad.

International Articulations, Mentorship, and Special Programs
International Articulations, Mentorship, and Special Programs manages the articulated degrees of the college in conjunction with international partners, coordinates a mentorship program for international students, and develops special programs in coordination with international partners.

International Admissions
Global Education supports Columbia students from more than 60 countries. View our International Students Admissions pages for assistance with visa and immigration, making a payment, transcript requirements, and more. More information is available for international undergraduate students and international graduate students.

International Faculty Collaborations
International Faculty Collaborations assists faculty and staff in establishing research, scholarship, and creative endeavors with international partners.

Meet the Global Education Team

Marcelo Sabatés
Vice Provost

David Comp
Assistant Provost for Global Education

Contact us