Visa Information

The International Student and Scholar Services

ISSS helps with the following services:

  • Document Processing and Advising: F-1 and J-1 student visas, and U.S. tax filing requirements for non-residents

  • Assistance with Living Abroad: Advice on personal adjustments and cross-cultural matters and referrals and/or advocacy efforts on behalf of international students to on-and off-campus service providers
  • Orientations: Fall/Spring/Summer International Student Orientation (ISO) for new students, orientations cover academic expectations, immigration regulations, campus life, and cultural adjustment.
  • Training: Job Success Strategy Series, Optional Practical Training (OPT) for F-1 visa holders, H-1B visa workshop

Visa Interview Information:

The process of applying for a visa is complicated and the outcome difficult to predict.  Here are some websites with tips for maximizing your chances of approval.

These are just two of many many sites.  Please research and prepare thoroughly to make sure nothing gets in the way of you studying with us!