COVID-19 Updates

Due to the health and safety issues related to COVID-19, Miami University staff are working remotely as of March 17, 2020. ISSS advisors are still taking appointments via phone or Google Hangout and are available to answer questions about travel, visas, enrollment concerns, OPT, and more.

Please review our message containing answers to frequently asked questions as well as current international travel restrictions.

  • Keep in mind that a travel signature on your I-20 is not needed to depart the United States – only to return.
  • If you need a travel signature, please submit a request via InterLink and an ISSS advisor will assist you.

Please visit for additional information and resources regarding Miami University’s response to COVID-19.

Fall 2020 International Student Orientation Update

Due to the on-going concerns regarding COVID-19, ISSS is offering an online orientation program via Canvas. Please review the frequently asked questions for answers to common questions, and our orientation webpages for more details. Orientation is required for all new incoming F-1 and J-1 students.

Email Newsletter

International Student and Scholar Services is excited to offer a new weekly newsletter format, the InternationaList, to keep you updated on upcoming events, immigration tips, and other important announcements.

International students and scholars will automatically be subscribed to this newsletter. Other students, staff, faculty, community members, and parents are welcome to sign-up to stay in the loop!


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