Programs for International Scholars

SISS offers events, programs, and opportunities for international scholars at UC Davis, professional development, community experiences, and more.

Social Development:    Scholar Coffee Break

Scholar Coffee Break is a monthly morning social. It is a great way to meet new people, learn about other cultures, and share strategies for success as international scholars. Refreshments are provided.

Professional Development:    Certificate Seminar Series

Participate in weekly noontime seminars to learn about strategies for success in the American workplace and academic environment.

Topics include: conflict management, intercultural communication, and work life balance. Attend all workshops to receive a certificate of completion.

Limited seating available.  Registration required.

Experience the Local Community:    Explore UC Davis

Join other international scholars in visiting places of interest on campus. Includes guided tours of UC Davis' most popular programs and facilities, sporting events, potlucks, and more. Feel free to bring your partner. Children welcome at most events.

Registration required to attend.

Interact with the Whole Campus Community

Connect with the broader international community on campus, consisting of domestic and international students, scholars, faculty, and staff who actively engage to create a global experience here at UC Davis. Connect with the community through a variety of fun programs below!

  • Global Engagement Mondays

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  • International Cafe

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  • International Friendship Program

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