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Scam Alert from IRS

Please be aware of an “IRS-impersonation” scam that is targeting individuals associated with educational institutions, specifically students and staff who have an “.edu” em

New COVID-19 International Travel Restrictions

On January 25, 2021, President Biden signed a new proclamation that has potential impact on the students, scholars and faculty served by the University of Maryland’s Office

Update on Delayed Receipt Notices for OPT

2/26/2021-USCIS emailed an announcement to stakeholders setting forth the steps it will take to remedy the ill effects of the recent delays in processing at USCIS lockboxes

Student FAQ During COVID-19

Information about immigration regulations for F-1/J-1 international students that can be useful during the COVID-19 situation.

Scammers Using SEVP Phone Numbers to Target International Students

The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) has been made aware of a spoofing scam involving individuals using the SEVP Response Center (SRC) phone numbers. 

Response to the Attack on the U.S. Capitol

The system of Maryland and President Pines responds to the attack on the Capitol.

Statement from ISSS on the U.S. Government's D/S Proposal

The Office of International Students and Scholar Services is carefully monitoring the proposed changes in

Pre-Arrival FAQ for Newly Admitted Students During COVID-19

Information for newly admitted F1/J1 international students that can be useful during the COVID-19 situation.

Scholar FAQ During COVID-19

Information about immigration regulations for  international scholars and faculty that can be useful during the COVID-19 situation.

Preparing for UMD Online Environment

Information for F-1/J-1 Students

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