Global USA Resources and Services:
Global USA is the central international office for the University of South Alabama. We support the University's Strategic Priority of Global Engagement by working with colleges, departments, faculty, staff, students and the Mobile area community to facilitate the comprehensive internationalization of the University of South Alabama.
Global USA houses all international and continuing education offices. This includes:
The Office of Global Outreach and International Student Services which is responsible for international student recruitment, international student orientation, international student support services, and special events.
The Office of Immigration and International Admissions which is responsible for immigration compliance (SEVIS) for the campus as well as admissions of international students at the ESL, undergraduate, graduate, and exchange levels. The office also oversees the Visiting Scholars program.
The Office of International Education which is responsible for Study Abroad and student exchange for domestic students, and international partnerships.
The English Language Center, which provides instruction in the study of English as a second language for international students seeking admissions into degree programs as well as for short-term group programs.
The Center for Continuing Education and Conference Services which is responsible for noncredit offerings including training programs, certificate programs, camps, conferences, adult education classes, lecture series, Odyssey USA, and other special programs.
In addition to these areas, GLOBAL USA includes USA Baldwin County which encompasses the campus in Fairhope and the campus in Gulf Shores. Both of these locations offer a variety of credit and non-credit options to the surrounding region, as well as hosting international-related projects.
Global USA encourages the hosting of international visitors providing counsel and assistance and documents international visitors for the University. Please see the International Visitors tab, under About Global USA, for Visitor Protocol information and online Visitor Notification forms.