UMD: A Globally Connected University


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.

Global Social Gathering-POSTPONED

Due to the university's closure for inclement weather on March 14, the Global Social Gathering scheduled for March 15 has been POSTPONED until March 29.

Immigration Updates

Recent immigration enforcement changes and what it may mean for you.

President Trump Signs New Executive Order

The new executive order entitled "Protecting the Nation from Terrorist Entry into the United States." includes a revised entry ban on nationals of 6 countries. Read more...

Message from ISSS Director

International Students and Scholars Services is deeply concerned about the two executive orders signed by the U.S.

F-1 Students: Important Reminders

Please click to read these important reminders:

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).

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.

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.