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International Students

As your Primary Designated School Official (PDSO), I provide the professional expertise and support you need to maintain compliance through immunizations, academic, and your employment experiences. My team of DSO’s are here to support you. For all questions regarding your F1 status, please reach out to my office. Welcome to Cambridge College!
Maxime Mad-Toingue, International Student Advisor, PDSO

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Prospective International Students

Interested in studying with Cambridge College? Learn more about the application process and required documents, or contact an Admissions Counselor for assistance.

Go to Prospective International Students

Current International Students

Already a member of the Cambridge College community? The International Student Office is here to support you throughout your educational journey.

Go to Current International Students

Maintaining F1 Status

All F1 non-immigrant students must maintain their F1 status by registering full time in:

  • The first term of study
  • Every Fall term
  • Every Spring term
Full-time registration is:
  • 12 credits for undergraduate students
  • 8 credits for graduate student
Students may reduce course load only:
  • For academic reasons in the first term of study
  • With a valid medical excuse
  • In the last term of study prior to graduation

Questions about maintaining your status? Email the International Student Office

Need to make an appointment with the International Student Office? Click here to request a meeting.

International Alumni

Just because you’ve graduated, doesn’t mean you’re not still part of the Cambridge College community! Stay in touch after you have graduated for support with:

  • Career Services
  • Networking
  • Letter of good standing

Stay in touch! Email the International Student Office

Resources for Students

Academic Support

Need help writing a paper, composing the final research project, or passing a math class?

Visit Academic Support

Registrar's Office

For questions about:

  • Getting a new ID card
  • Classes offered
  • Course registration
  • Adding/dropping classes before the Add/Drop deadline
  • Withdrawing from a class after the Add/Drop deadline
  • Requesting official transcripts
  • Applying for graduation

Visit the Registrar's Office

Bursar's Office

For questions about:

  • Paying your bill
  • Student health insurance
  • A BR or BO hold on your account

Visit the Bursar's Office

Career Resource Center

For assistance with:

  • Résumé composition
  • Cover letters
  • Networking
  • Interviews

Visit the Career Resource Center

Other Helpful Links

Academic Calendar

International Student Office policies

Regulations for F1 Students: 8 CFR 214(f)

English Language Testing