UMD: A Globally Connected University


President Loh's Statement on DACA Program

September 5, 2017 - Statement from Wallace D. Loh on DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) Program.

New F1 and J1 Students: Immigration Sesssion Make-Up Dates

Did you miss your Immigration Session?  Make up sessions have been scheduled for August 30, September 1, and September 8th.

Beware of Fraudulent Phone Calls

Update:  Some UMD students have reported receiving calls from “Emergency#911” and being told their immigration status is at risk.

F-1 Students: Important Reminders

Please click to read these important reminders:

Program Extension

If your I-20 is ending soon and you will need more time to complete your program, please ensure that you extend it as soon as possible.

Welcome to the University of Maryland

International Student Scholar Services, ISSS, welcomes all new international students to The University of Maryland College Park (UMD).

ISSS has moved to H.J. Patterson!

We are now in our new office and resuming regular office hours.  Come see our new space (but pardon the dust, some areas are still being worked on).

Executive Actions and Staying True to Our Values

President Loh's message to the University of Maryland Community.

Travel Signature

If you will be traveling abroad over break please ensure you have a valid travel signature.

International Coffee Hour Ended for Fall 2016

International Coffee Hour has ended for the Fall 2016 semester but will return next semester. Keep a lookout for that announcement!