Office of International Students & Programs

Current Franklin International Students

New Female Nigerian student looking for immediate housing.

Hello,

We have a newly arrived female Nigerian student looking for immediate housing. Short term and long term options welcome but short term stay is most immediately needed. If you are able to help please contact the office by calling Katelyn Summerford at 614-947-6764 . Your assistance is greatly appreciated.

Do you need a roommate or know someone that does? Help!

Franklin University International Students, we need your help!!  OISP has recently been contacted by several international students who are seeking a roommate or roommates to move in with or find a place together for the 2014 Fall trimester.  Some of these students are either new to Columbus, or new to the United States in general.
If you would like to help New International students feel welcome in our city, can offer a room for rent, or you are looking for a roommate to find a place with, let us know!!! Please contact Katelyn Summerford at Katelyn.Summerford@franklin.edu if you are interested.   Katelyn will reach out to you and discuss the opportunity further.

~The OISP Team

New 2014 Fall International Students seeking roommates!

Happy Tuesday, International Franklin Students!  Remember what it was like when you entered the country?  The Office has recently been contacted by several international students who are seeking a roommate or roommates to move in with or find a place together for the 2014 Fall trimester, and forward.
If you would like to help New International students feel welcome in our city, can offer a room for rent, or you are looking for a roommate to find a place with, let us know! Please contact Katelyn Summerford at Katelyn.Summerford@franklin.edu if you are interested.   Katelyn will reach out to you and discuss the opportunity further.

~The OISP Team

Want to help Chinese teens learn English?

Host Family Flyer

2014.07.10 Host Family Flyer 

Franklin is excited to be hosting youth from China this summer to learn English!  If you are interested in hosting students in your home, check out the details on our flyer and contact Jennifer Day-Haeger today at (614) 406-5639 or jennifer.dayhaeger@franklin.edu.

If you aren’t able to host students but are interested in chaperoning the students in their afternoon activities, we’d love to hear from you!

Fall Registration

Hello International Students!

Registration for the 2014 Fall trimester will begin on June 30, 2014.  We suggest that you schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor after this date to register for Fall courses.  Please let OISP know as soon as possible if you are planning on using a break term for the Fall Trimester.

Academic Advising Staff off-site on Thursday, June 5, 2014

All Academic Advisors will be participating in an off-site professional development retreat on Thursday, June 5, 2014. During this time, Academic Advisors will not be available for appointments, walk-in hours, by email, or by phone. Advisors will retrieve messages and begin to respond on Friday, June 6, 2014.

All other University departments will be available to assist you during their normal scheduled hours.

Memorial Day Make Up Day Reminder

Franklin University will be closed on Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. The make-up date for all face-to-face Balanced Learning Format (BLF) or hybrid classes scheduled for the holiday is Friday, May 30.
Please note that your make-up class will be held at the same time
and location as your regularly scheduled class. Please contact your
instructor with any questions or concerns.