ICOHS takes pride in welcoming students from all over the world. We believe that our programs transcend boundaries and that healing is a universal language. Our International Student community continues to grow bringing a wealth of experiences into the classroom and making the learning process universal.

International College of Holistic Studies is certified by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) and the Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) to issue I-20s for students to apply for the M-1 Visa.

For more information on the M-1 type of visa, please visit:

Our campus is located in SAN DIEGO, one of California’s most beautiful cities. San Diego is located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and just north of Mexico.San Diego is the eighth largest city in the United States, the second largest in California and is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation. San Diego is the birthplace of California and is known for its warm weather all year long, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. With sunny skies and friendly people, it is no wonder why many consider San Diego to be the best destination for international students.

We are excited you have taken the path of joining our community and we are dedicated to help you make this transition as many of you will be travelling from far away. Here are the services we offer:

• New student orientation
• Academic advising and mentorship for your success
• Accommodations (in partnership with Q International School
• Airport pick-up
• Immigration resources
• Health insurance for international students


To be considered for admission into one of our academic programs, please complete the online application.