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Need Support? Email us at isss@ohio.edu.

International Student and Scholar Services

The Office of International Student and Scholar Services contributes to the global mission of Ohio University by providing services and support for the international community and by furthering their personal and intellectual development. In addition, we collaborate with the greater university community to advance global diversity on campus, to foster transformative intercultural eDrop-in Advising is cancelled November 29.xperiences, and to promote the development of global leaders. 

 

Note:  Drop-in advising is cancelled November 29.

  • COVID-19 FAQ


    For information on the ISSS response to COVID-19, our updated office hours, helpful university resources, and more click below.

     

     

  • Arrival & Orientation


    Information regarding arriving in Athens, necessary documentation, travel arrangements, and where to turn for more help. Go to this page to view the recordings of orientation sessions.

  • Communication to Students


    ISSS communicates with students on a regular basis, this is especially important as we navigate through these unprecedented times. To review emails to students, click below. 

Advising Hours

 

 


 

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In-Person Drop-in Advising

In-person drop-in advising will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons from 1:30-4:00 EST.  Come by our office during this time to have a 15 minute appointment with an advisor.  Advisors may request that masks be worn for in-person appointments.

Drop-in Advising is cancelled November 29.

Virtual Drop-in Advising

ISSS will continue to offer a virtual option for drop-in advising. On Friday afternoons from 1:30pm – 4:00pm EST you may join a Zoom meeting with an international student advisor. These drop-in sessions will last no more than 15 minutes.  You can find information on joining this zoom meeting here

Longer Appointments 

Not every topic can be covered in 15 minutes.  If you believe you need a longer appointment please email isss@ohio.edu or call 740-593-4330 to schedule an appointment.  You may request either an in-person or a virtual meeting.  Advisors may request that masks be worn for in-person appointments.

 

 

International students can use iCats to request a variety of services from ISSS.

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    International Week 2020


    International Week 2020 will be hosted virtually November 16th-20th. 

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    Arrival & Orientation


    Information regarding arriving in Athens, necessary documentation, travel arrangements, and where to turn for more help.

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    Resources


    We have gathered a variety of information so you can explore all of the helpful resources available to international students at Ohio University. 

     

How Can We Help You?

isss@ohio.edu
(740) 593-4330


 Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm; closed for the noon hour from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. 


Walter International Education Center, 15 Park Place

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