Programs

Mission

The mission of Madison Friends of International Students is to connect Madison-area international university and college students, scholars, and any accompanying family with local residents to provide support and assistance as well as to foster cultural exchange, global goodwill, and friendships around the world.

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Programs

Programs

The focus for MFIS is always on the students. This can be seen through an array of programs that welcome visiting international students and their families to Madison and assist them with housing, language, and hospitality needs. Through these programs we have provided thousands of visiting scholars with support and friendship for more than 60 years.

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Volunteers

Volunteers

MFIS is always looking for volunteers to assist us with our programs and offer hospitality to our students. Check out our list of programs to see how your skills and interests could be of use.

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In light of recent political developments, Madison Friends of International Students would like to reaffirm that ALL international students, scholars, and their families, regardless of religion, nationality, or any other identity, are welcome here in Madison. In accordance with our mission to “provide support and assistance to foster cultural exchange, global goodwill, and friendships around the world,” we are dedicated to making the Madison community one that is safe and welcoming to you.

We are glad you are here, and our community is a better place because you are part of it. To learn how MFIS can connect you to local residents for support and lifelong friendship, please visit our website at http://www.mfismadison.com or send us an email at info@mfismadison.org.

Sincerely,

Your Friends at MFIS

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