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The Office of Global Affairs works collaboratively to foster global citizenship by promoting global learning opportunities, building international partnerships, and supporting international students, scholars, and research at the University of Washington Tacoma. We extend our university's urban-serving mission, its commitment to access, and our strengths in community-engaged learning and partnerships into the global sphere. Please read more here.

Important Messages from the Office of Global Affairs

Response to the Delayed Revocation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program

UW Tacoma’s Office of Global Affairs believes strongly in our mission to foster global citizenship and supports UW Tacoma’s stated commitment to providing a safe, secure and welcoming environment that protects the privacy and human rights of everyone in our community. We stand with our immigrant communities and take pride in and benefit from the diverse (inter)cultural assets of our students. For information about campus and community resources to support DACA and undocumented students, please refer to the Center for Equity and Inclusion’s website by clicking here.

Latest Immigration and Travel Update from the White House

On September 24, 2017, the President issued a Proclamation restricting entry to the U.S. for the nationals of eight countries: Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela, Yemen and Somalia. The restrictions are country-specific. For more information and to determine if you or someone you know might be impacted by these restrictions, please click here. If you would like more information about services and support for international students at UW Tacoma visit the International Student and Scholar Services webpage.

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