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Center for International Affairs
Case Western Reserve University
10900 Euclid Avenue
Tomlinson Hall, 1st Floor, Room 143
Cleveland, OH 44106-7031
Telephone: 216-368-2517
Fax: 216-368-4561

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The Center is the first space on campus designed to provide a "home" for international students and activities, as well as to be a central location where the University will engage the business, government, foundation and civic communities around global issues. The Center houses three offices:

Several of the notable functions performed at the Center include:

  • Provide university-level vision and leadership for international activities.
  • Extend and communicate the university's international reach and reputation.
  • Build partnerships and joint collaborations with institutions in Northeast Ohio, as well as nationally and internationally, to advance the economic vitality of the region through global outreach.
  • Facilitate and engage individual and institutional connections between faculty, staff, students and alumni with the larger world, enabling the exchange of people and ideas.
  • Provide services and support for international students, including: immigration; academic issues; advice on housing, financial and legal matters; and, on- and off-campus resources.
  • Assist all students in enhancing their educational experience by going abroad.
  • Work to secure external funding for the Center, as well as for international educational and research initiatives.

Vision Statement

The Center for International Affairs provides leadership, expertise, and support to the Case Western Reserve University community, cultivating a dynamic international presence and inspiring a culture of global understanding and responsibility.

Case Western Reserve University Office of Global Strategy

Advancing International Programs

The creation of the Office of Global Strategy represents a major step in fulfilling the university's goal of advancing international programs as outlined in its strategic plan.