The Kearney International Center aspires to foster global citizenship across our diverse campus, community and world. A one-stop-shop for international students for support throughout their time in the U.S.
If you were previously enrolled at Minnesota State Mankato and need to return after a semester or more of non-enrollment, please follow these directions.
The Kearney International Center has immigration advisors ready to assist while you study at Minnesota State Mankato. A violation of your status can jeopardize your ability to stay in the United States and accomplish the academic goals you've worked so hard for.
Changes or updates to your name, address, major, funding, and academic status, to name a few, may impact your immigration record.
Be as prepared as possible for your upcoming travel plans. Stay up-to-date with changing travel restrictions and visa requirements.
The rules and regulations pertaining to employment for F-1/J-1 visa holders are complex. Before accepting any employment AND before working, please discuss your options with an immigration advisor.
All students attending Minnesota State University, Mankato are required to carry comprehensive health insurance. It is always wise to have insurance anyway so you may enjoy your studies healthy and happy.
Minnesota State Mankato values the cultural contribution of international students to our campus and communities.
The Kearney Center provides programming and events for all Mavericks, faculty, staff and the greater Mankato community.
Your Mankato experience will be greatly enhanced by student organizations who will make you feel welcome and help you get connected to our active campus community!
We want you to be successful during your time at MSU, Mankato. Here is a list of helpful resources and forms you may need as a Maverick.
University Guidelines for Visiting International Scholars to Minnesota State University, Mankato.