International Student Programs (ISP) is ready to assist international students after they have accepted an official admission to the Institute. As the definitive immigration resource for international students, ISP is responsible for advising students on all immigration-related matters, such as visa acquisition, employment authorization, extensions of stay, and more. In addition, ISP provides programs that assist international students in adjusting to life in the United States. ISP plans and promotes events that celebrate international education and cultures of the world, address cross-cultural adjustment, and provide opportunities for international students to establish a sense of community at Caltech.
ISP is open for Walk-In Advising Monday through Thursday, 1:00 - 3:00 PM.
ISP is available for Zoom Advising by appointment. Email ISP for Zoom link or to request an appointment.
ISP Signature Programs
ISP cannot assist prospective students with admissions inquiries. For information about applying, visit these partner offices: