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FIUTS connects university students to local and global communities through programs that build international awareness, cross-cultural communication, and informed leadership. Based on campus at the University of Washington, FIUTS programs create a community of international and American students, members of the local community, and alumni around the world.

Our Mission

FIUTS (The Foundation for International Understanding Through Students) connects students to local and global communities through programs that build international awareness, cross-cultural communication, and informed leadership.

Based on campus at the University of Washington, FIUTS programs create a community of international and American students, members of the local community, and alumni around the world.

As a center of international culture that links campus with community, FIUTS delivers programs to a diverse range of constituents that promote cross-cultural understanding, global culture, and respect for diversity.

FIUTS programs strive to:

    * Promote citizen diplomacy as a way of improving international perceptions of the US and building bonds between people from diverse backgrounds.

    * Provide unique experiences to students and community members that expand cultural horizons and challenge people to learn about each other.

    * Foster youth leadership and civic engagement through global education and shared experiences.

    * Inspire lifelong passion for international affairs and cross-cultural understanding in our community and across the globe.

    Read the FIUTS 2014-2015 Annual Report (PDF)

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Upcoming Events
Explore the World at Beacon Hill International School Dec 08, 2016 02:20 PM - 03:20 PM — Beacon Hill International Elementary School
FIUTS Community Space Dec 08, 2016 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM — FIUTS Office (HUB 206)
English Conversation Group Dec 08, 2016 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM — HUB 332
Chinese Cultural Salon: A Reflection on the Dilemma of Modernizing Education for the Yi Ethnic Minority People in Liangshan Autonomous Region in Sichuan, Southwest China Dec 09, 2016 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM — HUB 340
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