International Student Guide

International Student Guide

Your guide to success at ASU

Serving more than 10,000 international students across all four campuses, ASU is committed to helping all students make ASU and the surrounding cities a home away from home. In addition to caring, supportive staff, use the International Student Guide as resource for a smooth transition to a new city, college life and your future. Find everything from housing options and shopping malls to transportation and things to do.

A world of opportunity awaits, let us help you get settled.


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F-1/J-1 Visa & SS Number

Maintain status, and make sure you’re eligible to study, work and play.

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Explore on and off campus housing options.

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From comfort food to furniture, find out where to shop near campus.

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Between campuses or around town, check out all the ways to get you from place to place

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Banking and Finances

Manage your money while in college, and beyond.

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Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

Gain hands-on, real-world experience as an intern, employee or volunteer.



Art, history and culture – there’s so much learn and do near you.

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Public Resources

Community resources to aid with a successful transition and stay at ASU.