Student Planner 2013-2014

International Student & Scholar Services

 

Address: 261 Millennium Student Center
Phone: (314) 516-5229
E-Mail Address: iss@umsl.edu
Web Address: http://www.umsl.edu/services/intelstu

The International Student & Scholar Services Office provides and coordinates services for undergraduate and graduate international students and scholars, including admissions, visa and immigration matters, information requests, credentials and transfer credit evaluation, health insurance, Optional Practical Training (coursework-related employment), assistance from VITA volunteers in preparing non-U.S. citizen income tax returns, non-academic advising, initial campus arrival, orientation, social activities, and referrals to other campus academic and non-academic departments. 

In cooperation with other units, the office provides assistance with initial arrival and settling-in and encourages international students and scholars to participate in student life, including international student organizations, the International House, and other campus and community activities.