The International Student Services Office (ISSO) is staffed by the Director and one Academic Advisor. The ISSO is responsible for recruiting international undergraduate students, review of applications and admissions process for international students, academic advising for undergraduate international students and all graduate students, maintaining SEVIS records and certification for the College and its students, and programming.
Recruitment activities include, but are not limited to, international recruitment fairs, country visits to meet with applicants and prospective students, correspondence with prospective students and applicants, maintenance of agency agreements and agent visits, and hosting international students on campus for tours.
On campus programming includes orientation sessions for new international students, International Education Week activities, Tax, Curricular Practical Training (CPT) and Optional Practical Training information sessions, and meetings when necessary.
The ISSO is responsible for reviewing international student satisfaction surveys and developing strategies to address needs revealed by those surveys as well as providing on-going support services.