ISSS is here to help you obtain your immigration documents, provide you with an orientation upon arrival, and make sure you are adjusting to life in the U.S.!
Before You Arrive
Moving to a new country is both exciting and difficult. Our pre-arrival guide is designed to help you prepare for arrival in the United States.
International Student Orientation covers important immigration, employment, and academic information specifically of interest to international students.
F-1 and J-1 students are responsible for understanding and complying with immigration law. Advisors in our office are here to help - please stop by ISSS or email us with any questions.
Get Involved with ISSS
Join your fellow international students and take part in ISSS events on campus!
Graduating this Semester?
If you are graduating this semester, it is important you understand your options for Optional Practical Training (OPT) for F-1 students and Academic Training for J-1 students.
J-1 Scholars & Student Interns
J-1 Exchange Visitor Program
AU is authorized by the U.S. Department of State to bring exchange visitors to the United States to research, teach, and intern. Learn about the J-1 Scholars & Student Intern program at AU.
International students from 116countries attend AU
ISSS is responsible for 1,727F-1 & J-1 students and scholars
ISSS welcomed 550 plusinternational students to campus in Fall 2022