Office of International Students & Programs | Franklin University

Office of International Students & Programs (OISP)

International Students & Programs

If you would like to pursue a U.S. education, Franklin University is a great choice for you.

Our diverse academic programs and personalized international student services and programs make it easy for you to focus on your education and broaden your cultural perspectives while studying in the U.S. or abroad.

The Office of International Students and Programs at Franklin University supports the University’s global strategies by:

  • Supporting new students entering the U.S. to pursue Franklin degree programs
  • Serving current international students studying in the U.S. and abroad

Learn more about becoming an International Student at Franklin University:

Degree Programs for International Students - F1 Status

F1 students can tailor their study in the United States to fit their personal preferences and learning styles by pursuing a degree at Franklin University or Urbana University. 

Looking for a big city experience? Study at Franklin University in the heart of Columbus, Ohio, the 15th largest city in the United States. Your classmates will be working adults who bring their learning experiences into the classroom – and after class you can catch up in one of the city’s trendiest coffee shops or restaurants.

Would you rather immerse yourself in small-town life? Choose Urbana University, a division of Franklin University located about an hour from Columbus. Live and learn on Urbana’s 130-acre campus in Ohio’s heartland. With personalized attention from faculty and opportunities to participate in campus activities, you’ll be part of a close-knit community from the start.

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