UMD: A Globally Connected University



ISSS Office Hours - Independence Day (July 4th)

On Friday, July 1st the office will close to the public at 12:30pm to allow staff time for processing. In observance of Independence Day we will be closed Monday, July 4th

Rescission: Requirement for Negative Pre-Departure COVID-19 Test Result

As of June 12, 2022, all air passengers, regardless of citizenship or vaccination status, are no longer required to show a negative viral COVID-19 test result, or documenta

New Protections and Flexibility for Afghans, Cameroonians, Sudanese, and Ukrainians in the United States.

Nationals from Afghanistan, Cameroon, Sudan, and Ukraine all received good news. 

Volunteer to be an English Conversation Partner Facilitator

Learn more about the program, sign up and receive training to to be an ECP facilitator!

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 the

Immigration Updates

Read the latest news and updates related to immigration

F1 and J1 Students: Keep your US Address Updated

All F-1 and J-1 students are required to report a change of address within 10 days of a move.

Happy Pride Month!

At the University of Maryland, we all strive to create an inclusive community together!  Click here for LGBTQ+ Resources.

COVID-19 Information at University of Maryland

Review this site for information on health, classes, testing, FAQs, statistics and many other important resources related to COVID-19.

iTerp: Your Online Portal for Services with ISSS

Did you know many of the immigration services you need can be initiated through iTerp?