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Thanksgiving Recess (Nov 26- Dec 1)

ISSS will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from Thursday, Nov. 26- Sunday, Nov. 29. We will reopen with normal hours and services on Monday, Nov. 30.

In Case of Emergency

The University will be closed Nov. 26-27. If you have an emergency please follow standard University emergency procedures by contacting the UMPD at 301-405-3555.

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.

ISSS Services - Fall 2020

ISSS has transitioned to provide all services online to better support international students, faculty, scholars and academic departments.

How to Recognize a Scam

Be aware of scams targeting international students and scholars.  Some UMD students have reported receiving calls or emails that their immigration status is at risk and...

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

Immigration Updates

Read the latest news and updates related to immigration

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