International Academic Counseling & F-1 Advising

Academic counselors and F-1 advisers (DSO) are available to help you online and in-person.  Schedule and appointment here.

MEET WITH AN ACADEMIC COUNSELOR:

  • Changes of Major
  • Academic Plans/Updates
  • Concurrent Enrollment Transferability Information
  • Graduation Readiness Checks
  • Transfer requirements (IGETC, CSU, and Private)

 

 

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MEET WITH AN F-1 ADVISOR:

  • Last semester Reduced Course Load Authorization (<12 units)
  • I-20 Extension 
  • Questions about your status, I-20, passport or visa
  • Working in the U.S. (OPT, CPT, on-campus employment, Financial Hardship)
  • If you are feeling overwhelmed by your class load or are thinking of dropping below 12 units
  • Anything you're unsure of that isn't in the Academic Counselor's list to the left
  • If you are thinking of returning to your home country

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Other helpful ACADEMICS resources

 

 

 

 

 

Have questions? Call or email the Office of International Student Services : (562) 860-2451, extension 2133, intadmissions@cerritos.edu