ASSOCIATION OF WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL STUDENT AFFAIRS
A BIT ABOUT US
The Association of Washington International Student Affairs, AWISA, connects Washington’s international educators. AWISA meetings provide a quarterly opportunity for professional development, networking, and project collaboration; its members share the common goal of promoting international education.
“AWISAns” are Washingtonians and members of the global community and include international student and scholar advisors, study abroad advisors, international admissions specialists, student activity coordinators, ESL advisors, and more. AWISA meetings feature sessions on a wide range of topics including international student recruitment, international student and scholar regulations, study abroad programming, ESL instruction, planning on-campus activities, and more.
AWISA meets 3 times per year- Winter, Spring, and Fall. Conferences are announced to members via email and after the conference you can check here for the resources presented at the meetings.
Winter 2021 (Virtual)
Winter 2021 meeting date is Friday, February 26th. Please check the AWISA newsletter in winter for updates on the agenda and Zoom link.
See past conference agendas and information
Benefits of membership include:
Training and professional development
Registration for our three annual conferences
Access to our listserv of important state issues, immigration updates, resource sharing, and job opportunities
And much more!
Membership is open to all Washington State residents interested in international education.