International Students & Scholars Office (ISSO)

The International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) staff advises more than 1,000 international students, faculty members, scholars, and their dependents from over 80 countries on matters relating to immigration as well as academic, social, financial, and personal concerns related to daily life in the United States. The ISSO also provides programs to serve the needs of international students, researchers, and faculty through immigration advising and cultural adjustment programs.

The ISSO collaborates with other campus offices and student organizations to develop and implement educational and co-curricular programs designed to heighten cultural awareness, appreciation of cultural diversity, and intercultural understanding for all students.