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Mission Statement

The mission of the International Student Programs is to:
  • Support and assist all international students in successfully achieving their educational goals
  • Provide seamless coordinated service to current and prospective students in a friendly, supportive and professional manner
  • Promote international/global awareness and intercultural understanding through development and implementation of programs/events that integrate international students into the CCSF community

Office of the Dean, International Education

Dear International Student:

Welcome to City College of San Francisco. The CCSF staff is dedicated to assisting the international student community receive an enriching and rewarding educational experience. We are here to assist you in successfully attaining your educational goals while in San Francisco and the United States. Please use this website as a guide to answer your many questions. Should you need further assistance, please feel free to contact the International Education Programs offices or me.


Vinicio Lopez

Office of the Chancellor

In November 2013, Dr. Arthur Q. Tyler was named the new permanent chancellor of City College of San Francisco. His experience leading community colleges in Sacramento, Los Angeles and Houston, combined with his expertise in fiscal and accreditation matters make him uniquely qualified to lead the college.

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