UMD: A Globally Connected University

Scholar and Faculty Services

Scholar and Faculty Services


H-1B Faculty  |  Interns & Trainees  |  J-1 Scholars and Faculty  |  Spouses, Partners, Children

ISSS assists international scholars and faculty in obtaining the maximum benefit during their stay at the University of Maryland. We are prepared to help you with questions about immigration requirements, housing, employment terms, and community life.

The diversity of this campus, along with the proximity to the Washington D.C. metro area, provides you with many opportunities to make your stay here in the U.S. a memorable and beneficial one.

We hope that through navigating this site and visiting ISSS we will be able to assist you as best we can and make your time here at the University of Maryland prosperous and enjoyable!