Our Partners

CIRCLE streamlines, coordinates, and partners with several services, organizations and units that support both domestic and international students, such as:


The Foundation for International Understanding Through Students (FIUTS) is a nonprofit organization based on the UW campus and focused on promoting international understanding and community through cross-cultural experiences, student leadership and community connections. FIUTS offers a comprehensive range of programs serving international visitors and the Puget Sound community including homestays, mentoring, leadership development, educational outreach, orientations and cultural events.


Unite UW

Unite UW is an on-campus cultural exchange program that builds bridges between domestic and international students at UW. Unite UW promotes cross-cultural engagement, meaningful community and leadership development through a unique seven-week program that pairs domestic and international students for weekly cultural bonding activities, retreats and structured community-building.

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