Advance international activity and global engagement.


  • Promote international partnerships in education, research, outreach, and economic development that benefit our constituents and the state.
  • Integrate global themes broadly into the curriculum.
  • Create an integrated administrative infrastructure to promote global engagement and awareness.


  1. Expose all students to a global experience, with opportunities for study abroad, global service learning, on-campus activities, and a curriculum that incorporates international vision.
  2. Promote and support international research and professional development opportunities for all faculty.
  3. Facilitate the exchange of knowledge, perspectives, and commerce between the state of West Virginia and its global partners.
  4. Enhance our efforts to recruit international students.