International Student Services

Welcome to the Office of Multicultural Engagement! We are excited to have you join us here at Buena Vista University and look forward to the many contributions you will make as a member of our student body. Apply now online. 

Our office serves to enhance international student learning experiences and outcomes. With the support of numerous faculty, staff and students, the Office of Multicultural Engagement (OME) provides a variety of services to international students attending BVU in an effort to enhance the international student learning experiences and outcomes. Services provided include visa and travel advising and information, admission and enrollment information; immigration advising; orientation to our campus and the community of Storm Lake; and assisting students with the transition to college life as well as life in the U.S.