UCLA is home for more than 12,000 international students and scholars away from home. The Dashew Center is the place where domestic and international students and scholars meet.  Come and explore what we can offer. 

News & Announcements

International Student Support Program (ISSP)
Support ProgramDid you know UCLA partners with Morneau Shepell to offer the International Student Support Program (ISSP)? International degree students may contact a Support Advisor at any time (24 hours a day, seven days a week) in their own language. Download the app today! 

Dashew Center Winter Closure

DCISS will be closed from Monday, December 24, 2018, through Tuesday, January 1, 2019 due to the University Winter Campus Closure. Normal campus operations will resume on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.


Beware of Scams!

Many international students studying in the U.S. have recently been victims of multi-phase scams from individuals impersonating employees of DHL, U.S. immigration and law enforcement officers or investigators from the Chinese government.

Upcoming Events

Friday, September 07, 2018International Student Support Program (ISSP)
Monday, December 10, 2018International Study Hall - Finals Week
Tuesday, December 11, 2018International Study Hall - Finals Week
Wednesday, December 12, 2018International Study Hall - Finals Week
Thursday, December 13, 2018International Study Hall - Finals Week
Tuesday, December 18, 2018Scholar Lunch Hour
Thursday, January 10, 2019Wicked at the Pantages
Monday, January 14, 2019International Study Hall
Tuesday, January 15, 2019International Student Career Night
Friday, January 18, 2019English Language Circle

Upcoming Workshops

Friday, December 14, 2018CPT Hand-In Session
Wednesday, January 30, 2019Kurnitz Writing Award: Introductory Workshop