Our Mission: 

To attract, enroll and retain academically qualified students from around the world through sound immigration advising, services and best practices; individual support; meaningful cross-cultural opportunities; and campus wide collaborations to expand and enhance the global dimensions of The University of West Georgia (UWG) in alignment with UWG values. 

UWG Values:  Achievement | Caring | Collaboration |  Inclusiveness |  Innovation | Integrity | Sustainability | Wisdom

ISAP's  mission and values are  aligned with the university’s “Engage West” Strategic Plan and Goals

Our Scope: 

International Students Served by ISAP are Defined as:

  • Non - U.S. citizens who intend to enroll and study full-time at the University of West Georgia for the duration of their program of study.
  • Typically, these students have or will have temporary, non-immigrant status in the U.S. by obtaining an F1 or J1 visa. 
  • International high school students who are already in the U.S. on an F1 visa or plan to obtain F1 status prior to enrollment are invited to apply for admission. 
  • Those with dual citizenship (eligible for a U.S. passport), Permanent Residents, H1-B or other visa status eliglbe to enroll, refugees, political asylees, DACA and others are welcome to apply for admission at UWG but are not advised by ISAP.  Please contact ISAP if you are uncertain about your status or how to apply.