International Students

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The International Education Center fosters a campus culture that fully supports MassArt's vibrant international student community. We are committed to helping international students adjust and thrive during their time living and studying in the United States.

We offer personalized support, visa advising, and cultural programming. Some of our annual events include International Education Week and English language conversation groups.

Prospective International Students

If you are a prospective international student looking for information about MassArt's programs, please contact the Admissions Office.

Prospective International Exchange Students

If you are a prospective incoming exchange student or applicant planning to study at MassArt for one semester, please see here for instructions or contact Amy Holland ( or 617-879-7717) with questions.

Accepted International Students

If you are an accepted international student and have questions about international orientation, international student move-in date or when you will receive your I-20 document from MassArt, please see Accepted International Students information.

Current International Students

*We have begun the process of putting information for current students onto our website.  Please use the links below if you are looking for information about any of the following topics:

CPT/Internships for F-1 Students

Program Extension Process for F-1 Students

Social Security Numbers for F-1 Students

Travel Signature for F-1 Students

*If you are unable to find the answers to your question here, please email Maggie Shirland ( regarding your your F-1 student status.  

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