International Student Ambassador Program

This elite leadership program provides FIU Business students the opportunity to develop their leadership and professional development skills while providing support and mentoring services to new incoming international dual degree and exchange business students.

One of the goals of the ISA program is to help new students transition from life in their home countries to life at FIU, ensuring a full and enriching educational and social experience.


  • General requirements to be an ISA
    • Must be an international, exchange or returned outbound study abroad student within the College of Business
    • Must have completed at least one semester at FIU
    • Must have and maintain a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0
    • Must be in good F-1 status (if on an F-1 student visa) and overall good university standing
    • Able to serve at least one academic semester as an ISA
    • Able to attend a mandatory training before the semester starts
  • Benefits

    Professional Development

    • Sponsorship to a leadership conference Most Outstanding ISA
    • Opportunities to attend professional networking workshops
    • Mentorship from an FIU Business alumnus through the College of Business alumni mentor program

    Skill Development

    • Opportunities to improve leadership skills
    • Opportunities to improve public speaking skills
    • Opportunities to improve intercultural and interpersonal skills
    • Opportunities to improve organization and event planning skills

    Job Searching Perks

    • Provides leadership experience for your resume
    • Receive letter of recommendation from program supervisor
    • Receive professional reference from the Office of Global Initiatives

    Brand Ambassador

    • Recognition and feature on our website and social media pages
    • Represent Office of Global Initiatives at promotional events and fairs
    • Participate in Office of Global Initiatives marketing campaigns