The Office of International Education offers many workshops, activities and events throughout the year! Take a look at our Online Events Calendar and Social Media Pages (FacebookTwitter, or Instagram) to see what’s upcoming and how to register.

Event Name & Date


Registration Link

Monthly Zoom Meeting

October 11, 2023 @ 12 - 1pm

Employment authorization, program extensions, and International Education Week updates!

Register Here 

Laney Football Tailgate + Football Game (In front of the OIE office at 333 E. 8th Street)
October 13, 2023 @ 4:30 - 7:30pm

Come and join us for food and gathering before the Laney Football team against College of San Mateo.

Register Here

Halloween Party (BCC Student Lounge)

October 31, 2023 @ 12 - 1:30pm

Come dressed up in your favorite costume for our Halloween party! There will be a costume contest, painting of pumpkins, music, and food! See you there!

Register Here

International Education Week
November 13-17, 2023

More details TBA



The Office of International Education hosts a series of workshops throughout each
semester to help you in different areas. These include workshops on how to transfer to
4-year universities, employment authorization, taxes and financial support, applying for
scholarships, and health and wellness. These workshops are hosted by OIE staff, as well
as others specializing in these areas.

Events include International Education Week, Graduation Celebration, Transfer Fairs, Lunar New Year Celebration, and Film Screenings.


Each semester, we try to offer fun activities for you to be involved in. In the past we
have gone hiking, camping, to sporting events, and even special tours to Google,
Facebook, and Amazon. We also have provided campus tours of nearby 4-year

If you have any ideas or would like to help coordinate a trip for international students, send your ideas to us at