International Student Life
Welcome to CCA's international community! This page lists groups, resources, events, and communities that are relevant to international student life here at CCA.
International Student Alliance (ISA)
The International Student Alliance (ISA) is composed of CCA's international students and local students who share an interest in the various cultures of the world and connecting with the CCA Community.
ISA can help keep you informed of the many culturally relevant events and opportunities CCA offers throughout the year.
Join us on Facebook and meet current international students at CCA even before you reach campus! This is a great way to learn about CCA from other student perspectives.
Not on Facebook? Email the International Student Life staff to connect with the CCA community.
International Groups & Clubs at CCA
- CCA Taiwanese Student Association (CCA TSA)
- CCA Korean Association
- CCA Chinese Student Association
- Asian Student Association
- CCA ISA (International Student Alliance)
See CCA Clubs to learn about these and other groups and clubs at CCA, or contact ISAP about connecting with various groups on Facebook. Interested in starting a new club? Here's how you can create your own!
Bridging the Community
Check out The Bridge, the ISA blog, to get the latest news about upcoming events and other happenings of interest to international students.
Have questions or want to suggest an event? Contact us.
International Tea Hour
New to CCA and want to meet other international students? Need a little extra coffee or tea to get through your studying? The International Student Alliance (ISA) hosts a "tea hour" every week during the semester!
Themed tea hours (based on different regions of the world) are provided in a casual atmosphere. Students are encouraged to suggest a theme or topic of interest. A new suggested theme is presented at each upcoming tea hour. ISA provides the tea, coffee, and snacks as well as crafty art projects.
Join us at the ISA for your next break. You’ll find a comfortable place to practice language and cross-cultural skills -- and free snacks and tea to give you that extra energy boost!
Spring 2013 Tea Hour Schedule
B Building, 2nd floor
Thursdays from 11 to 12 p.m.
San Francisco campus
80 Carolina (in the lounge)
Wednesdays from 3 to 4 p.m.
Below are highlighted events that take place at CCA during the year. Visit links for additional information about upcoming or past events.
- New International Student Welcome Picnic
- International Student Exhibition (each semester)
Pictures from Spring 2013 International Student Exhibition
- Sushi Smackdown
- International Education Week
- International movie nights
- Excursion to SCRAP SF (great deals on art materials!)
- Lands End Beach Hike in San Francisco (see photos!)
- Ocean Beach Potluck and Bonfire
- End-of-the-semester social gathering (sponsored by ISA)
International Student Ambassadors
The International Student Ambassadors is a group of international and local students dedicated to improving and supporting how new students learn about CCA campus life and policies.
Ambassadors offer assistance throughout orientation and take part in the events that happen throughout the year. Want to know more about the campus and community of CCA? Email email@example.com to connect with a student ambassador.
Interested in becoming a future student ambassador? Contact Coordinator of Community Support Joyna Heinz for details.
For more information, please email ISAP team to reach an ISA community member.
International students seeking enrollment assistance should contact CCA's Office of International Student Affairs and Programs (ISAP).
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