International Student and Scholar Services

Information and Services for Current Students


The following information and links describe services and activities available to international students at UMSL. Please contact the International Student and Scholar Services office at if you have any questions.

International Visitor's Handbook
A guide to life and culture in the United States.

St. Louis Information
A summary of links to introduce you to activities and entertainment available in the St. Louis area.

International Student Organizations and Activities
Get involved on campus! Be a member of an international student organization or other University student organizations.

International Student Listserv

There is a listserv for international students and scholars on campus. To subscribe send the following message: SUBSCRIBE INTERSL to MAJORDOMO@LISTS.UMSL.EDU. Because there are over 500 people on the listserv, please be familiar with and respect the usage guidelines.

Shopping Shuttle
There is a weekly shopping shuttle available to take international students grocery shopping at Shop `N Save. The shuttle leaves the University Circle on Friday afternoons at 2:00 pm and returns you to your room or apartment.

Mandatory Health Insurance Information

Details regarding the mandatory health insurance policy at UMSL.

Housing Options
UMSL Residential Life Office
On-campus housing through UMSL.

University Meadows (student apartments)
Student apartments near UMSL.

Off-Campus Apartments