Foundation for International Understanding through Students (FIUTS) - UW

About Foundation for International Understanding through Students (FIUTS) - UW

FIUTS (The Foundation for International Understanding Through Students) advances international understanding through cross-cultural experiences, student leadership, and community connections.

Based near the University of Washington - Seattle Campus, 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.


Student Ambassador

July 2018 - July 2018 Seattle, WA
“The program staff were kind and accommodating, the activities were enjoyable and I liked the work I was doing and the people I was meeting.”
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