International Student Services

Join the Global Campus Connection (GCC)!

Global Campus Connection Participants

Int'l Student Orientation

Current PLU students are encouraged to participate in social components of ISO. Check out the schedule here.

GCC promotes mutually beneficial learning experience between New International Students and Current PLU Students. By participating in GCC, New International Students will have a smoother transition into their new life at PLU and in the U.S. By connecting with International Students, Current PLU Students will have the opportunity to engage in cross-cultural interactions without leaving the PLU campus!

Responsibilities for Fall 2014 Matching:

1. Attend the Global Campus Connection Social on Monday, September 8th (first day of classes) at 4:00pm in Hong main lounge.Complete cross-cultural SMART Goal setting exercise.

2. Maintain regular contact with your partner(s) throughout the semester.

  • Meet a minimum of once a month for September, October, November and December.

  • You are welcome to meet as often as you wish!

3. Share a photo of your meetings with your partner.

  • Fill out a picture form OR share photos on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using #PLUIntl and #PLUGCC
  • Those who submit the most pictures and the most creative pictures can win great prizes!

4. Complete an online survey at the end of semester.