The Patti McGill Peterson Center for International and Intercultural Studies (CIIS) encourages students to attend to cultural differences in the context of historical, ecological, political, and economic processes affecting the globe. A St. Lawrence University education includes development of critical intercultural skills necessary to prepare students for responsible membership in the global community. Intercultural learning should be explored within the U.S. and beyond its borders.
Upcoming Deadlines at a Glance
October 5, 2023 - Come to the Off-Campus Study Fair!
October 30, 2023 - Deadline to Apply for the Peace Corps Prep Certificate Fall 2023 Application Cycle
November 5, 2023 - Deadline to Apply for Travel Grants for the Spring 2024 semester
December 6, 2023 - Deadline to Apply for Summer 2024 Off-Campus Study
December 6, 2023 - Deadline to Apply for the Freeman ASIA Internship Program
February 1, 2024 - Deadline to Apply for Off-Campus Study in Fall 2024, Spring 2025, and Academic Year 2024-2025
What's New at CIIS?
- Summer 2024 Courses have been announced! Check out these exciting course offerings taught around the world next summer.
- Check out our Identity Resource Guide, a tool to help students consider unique parts of their identity in relation to off-campus study including resources to learn more.
- Learn more about how you can request an absentee ballot/vote while studying off-campus through our new resource guide created with the Andrew Goodman Foundation.
St. Lawrence University announced its 2022-23 Moving-Up Day academic award winners, as well as Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa’s newest inductees on Saturday, April 29.
During International Education Week, students across campus gathered to eat, dance, create, and learn while celebrating the many different cultures represented at St. Lawrence.
Forget all you know of the St. Lawrence campus and imagine being a first-year international student. You’ve just arrived here, unfamiliar with the U.S., its culture and weather. International Student Services has revived its winter break local host program.