Friday, December 13, 2019

SAVE THE DATES: 2020 PIER Meetings So Far

Hello PIER Members,

Please save the following dates to your calendars for upcoming 2020 meetings.  We will update you with additional dates for the rest of the year.

  • Miramar College, Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 2-4pm
  • National University, Spectrum Site: March 6, 2020 for our F-1 Basic Workshop Training (Time to be determined and sessions)

  • Grossmont College, Wednesday, April 29, 2-4pm

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

NAFSA Region XII 2019 Conference Travel Grant Application

Apply to receive a travel grant to this year's NAFSA Region XII Conference in Pasadena in November

The deadline to apply is October 22, 2019

The recipient will be noted by no later than October 25, 2019

We look forward to seeing you there!

2019/2020 Membership Sign-Up and Renewal


PIER is a non-profit membership organization that provides international educators throughout San Diego County with an opportunity to discuss issues and regulations affecting international students and scholars. The 2019-2020 membership dues are $10.00 per person ($15.00 per person if paid after December 1, 2019), not institution and are non-transferable. The PIER membership ends June 30, 2020.

If you aren't a member of PIER San Diego yet, make sure to sign up today for the 2019/2020 academic year.

For all current members, don't forget to renew today.  

Thursday, June 20, 2019

2018-2019 PIER End of Year Happy Hour celebration!

San Diego PIER invites you to our End-of-the-Year Happy Hour celebration! Come join fellow colleagues from the field to learn, network, and have fun!
When: Thursday, June 27 from 4:30 - 6:30 pm
Where: The Elbow Room
5225 Kearny Villa Rd
San Diego, CA, 92123
To get a better count of how many will be attending, please RSVP HERE by Tuesday, June 25th.
Thank you, look forward to seeing you there!

Thursday, May 16, 2019

PIER Meeting on May 17, 2019

Dear San Diego PIER,

We look forward to seeing you at our PIER meeting next Friday! Please note the slightly different time than in previous meetings.

It will be hosted by San Diego Mesa College on May 17th from 1:00 - 3:00 pm.  Please see the attached agenda for more information. 

Part of the meeting will dedicated to sharing examples of successful (or unsuccessful) programming you have done at your institutions. Please come willing and able to share.

Thank you, 

PIER Board