Global Education Office


PennWest Edinboro's Global Education Office offers qualified support to international students seeking an education in the United States and assists Edinboro students who'd like to enhance their education by studying abroad.

Welcome to PennWest Edinboro's Global Education Office!

For more than 50 years the Global Education Office has helped international students fulfill their ambitions of attending college in the United States.

We know that leaving home to study in the U.S. takes courage and has many challenges, but our qualified staff is ready to assist you as you adapt to our environment and culture, and to help you to make Edinboro a home away from home.

We are here to provide you with all the information you might need before and upon arrival, from immigration documents and employment authorization to academic and personal advising, throughout your stay in the U.S.

You can find more regarding studying at PennWest Edinboro as an International Student at the below links:

International Admissions

Frequently Asked Questions

Student Visa Documents

The Global Education Office also can help you explore and experience living and learning abroad. The Global Education Office is here to help students understand PennWest Edinboro's policies on study abroad and will assist in receiving formal approval for study abroad programs. Our office is full of resources to help in this process.

A prospective study abroad student's first step should be to visit the Global Education Office during walk-in hours or visit the Global Education's webpage within the myEdinboro portal. You can also see the current programs being offered at Edinboro by visiting the below link:

Study Abroad



PennWest Edinboro students come from all over the world in pursuit of excellence in their educational experience.

Presently, in the Fall 2021 semester, PennWest Edinboro has 56 students from 25 countries. This special population brings global diversity to our campus and community. You check out where our international students are from below.

Contact Us

Global Education Office
Ross Hall, 1st Floor
220 Scotland Road
Edinboro, PA 16444
Phone: 814-732-2770