International Student Groups

International Student Association (ISA)

ISA promotes interaction among students from different cultural and religious backgrounds, serves as a platform for the international student community at Northwestern to voice their opinions and concerns, encourages campus-wide dialogue on global issues, cultural diversity, and international student rights and interests at Northwestern University, and assists international students in their transition to a new surrounding. ISA welcomes not only international students but also those interested in international issues.

For more information, please visit the ISA website.

Graduate Student Assocation (GSA)

The Northwestern Graduate Student Association represents and serves the non-professional graduate student population of Northwestern University in Evanston and Chicago, IL.  We serve as advocates for the student body to the administration, seek to build community at Northwestern, and provide opportunities to serve the greater Evanston and Chicago communities.

For more information, please visit the Graduate Student Association website.

Chinese Students and Scholars Assocation (CSSA)

The Chinese Students & Scholars Association (CSSA) aims to create and maintain a vibrant Chinese community in Northwestern University. We endeavor to provide convenient services, offer opportunities to expand social network and organize attractive activities to celebrate traditional Chinese festivals. Walking hand in hand, CSSA is forever the warmest home for you.

For more information, please visit the Chinese Students and Scholars Association website.

Graduate Student Association for Latino and Spanish Activities (G-SALSA)

G-SALSA (Graduate Student Association for Latino and Spanish Activities) was founded with the purpose of providing an  environment where students can meet and interact with other students to celebrate Hispanic and Latin American Heritage.

For more information, please visit the Graduate Student Association for Latino and Spanish Activities website. 

Indian Graduate Students and Scholars Association (IGSSA)

The Graduate Indian Students and Scholars Association (IGSSA) objectives are to increase the awareness of Indians on campus and in the Chicago community, to preserve the rich cultural heritage of India, to ensure a homely atmosphere for Indian students living away from home and to unite Indians and people of other races by celebrating and learning from diversity.

Indian Graduate Students and Scholars Association