Studying abroad in a new country and culture can be a very different experience than studying in your home country. Education systems vary, and what makes you successful in one country may not be the same as it is in another country. ISSS Academic Counselors can help support you in understanding the educational system at the University of Minnesota, including what to expect in the classroom, how to set and achieve academic goals, how to get involved on campus, and where to go when you need help.
International students also sometimes experience challenges that impact their coursework and ability to manage their coursework and academics. ISSS Academic Counseling can help you manage topics such as:
ISSS Academic Counselors meet with all international undergraduate students on academic probation. Academic probation can impact an international student’s visa status, and ISSS Academic Counselors provide useful information and support to students on probation.
The following ISSS Academic Counselors specialize in helping international students with their academics:
Request an Academic Counseling appointment by calling 612-626-7100, emailing email@example.com, or visiting the ISSS office at 190 Hubert H. Humphrey School.