The Center for International Affairs

An exterior view of Tomlinson Hall, where the Center for International Affairs is housed

Case Western Reserve University’s Center for International Affairs provides leadership, expertise, and support to the Case Western Reserve University community, inspiring, cultivating, and promoting a dynamic international presence and a culture of global understanding, responsibility, and citizenship.

Our Goals

  • Provide university-level vision and leadership for internationalization.
  • Continue, strengthen, and create a limited number of university-led international research and/or education collaborations in different regions of the world.
  • Facilitate and engage individual and institutional global connections among faculty, staff, students, and alumni to enable the exchange of people and ideas.
  • Work with faculty to support internationalization efforts, including internationalizing the curriculum by providing expertise and support.
  • Build partnerships and collaborations with institutions across Northeast Ohio, the U.S. and the world to advance the economic vitality of our region.
  • Provide expertise, guidance, and resources on international travel risk.
  • Champion and support the university’s international reach and reputation efforts.
  • Secure external funding for the Center as well as for broader internationalization initiatives.