International Student Services

About Our Signature Student Experience

Gonzaga Global is a joint partnership between Gonzaga University and Shorelight designed to support international students throughout the enrollment process and promote their personal and academic success during their first year on campus.

Research & Resources

Your dedicated enrollment counselor will guide you through the school selection process, and can even help you choose a major.

Application Assistance

Your Gonzaga Global counselor helps you through every step of the simplified application process. Never miss a deadline, and know exactly the paperwork you need.

Transfer Support

No guesswork, repeated classes, or surprises—transfer with confidence. 

Student Visa &
Pre-Arrival

Gonzaga Global assists with your student visa application and interview prep, too. We also offer webinars, checklists, and advice on what to pack.

Campus Support

To ensure a smooth transition to the US and campus, we pick you up at the airport, settle you in at your dorm, give a campus tour, and lead you through orientation.

Academic & ESL Help

The Gonzaga Global campus team gives you access to tutoring support across all areas of study, plus ESL workshops to build your English-language skills.

Career Services

Finding a challenging and rewarding position in the global workforce is a top priority for our international students. Our career experts help you with networking opportunities, professional development activities, and key-skills development to set you up for success.


Career Accelerator Programs

The Career Accelerator Program (CAP) is an exclusive service for Gonzaga Global international students. CAP leaders work with you on a four-semester program that helps you build confidence, develop your professional resume, get an internship, and launch your career. Best of all, CAP services are included with your tuition.

Dedicated Advisor

Career Workshops

Networking Events

Internship Application Help


Companies with Career Accelerator Interns

About Shorelight

Established in 2013, Shorelight helps international students study at top US universities—and brings US university programs to students abroad. With a goal to put students first, co-founders Tom Dretler and Basil Cleveland set out to connect students, universities, and counselors from around the world. Today, more than 600 Shorelight employees in 25 locations work together to transform higher education.

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