The Kearney Center for International Student Services aspires to foster global citizenship across our diverse campus, community and world. A one-stop-shop for international students for support throughout their time in the U.S.
We are so glad you are joining us in Mankato. Find all the information you need to prepare for your journey including visa tips, orientation, and more.
While studying in the U.S. it is important to maintain your immigration status. Learn more about your responsibilities as an F-1 or J-1 visa holder.
All students attending Minnesota State University, Mankato are required to carry comprehensive health insurance. It is always wise to have insurance anyway so you may enjoy your studies healthy and happy.
Be as prepared as possible for your upcoming travel plans. Stay up-to-date with changing travel restrictions and visa requirements.
Minnesota State Mankato values the cultural contribution of international students to our campus and communities.
Students often have questions about working in the United States. Opportunities are limited due to immigration regulations, so it is important that you understand laws for your visa type.
Changes or updates to your name, address, major, funding, and academic status, to name a few, may impact your immigration record.
The Kearney Center provides programming and events for all Mavericks, faculty, staff and the greater Mankato community.
Your Mankato experience will be greatly enhanced by student organizations who will make you feel welcome and help you get connected to our active campus community!