The International Programs Office provides comprehensive assistance and support for the our International Students, Scholars, and Non-Native English Speakers. The staff members help individuals with their initial adjustment to Elms; serve as a secondary academic advisor; provide information and advice about cultural differences, financial matters, and personal concerns; advocate and guide students throughout their college experience and beyond.
The International Programs Office works closely with offices across campus to ensure that our International Students, Scholars, and Non-Native English Speakers have the best opportunity to achieve all their academic, personal, and professional goals while at Elms. We take pride in providing friendly, enriching services and programs. We look forward to working with you!
We encourage all students to read our International Student Handbook(PDF) thoroughly. It serves as a map for your road to success as a Elms College student. Please feel free to contact us if you have any additional questions.
We are a private Catholic coeducational liberal arts college founded in 1928 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, Massachusetts. Elms College is located in Chicopee, Massachusetts, and grants associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.