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International Student and Scholar Services
Academic advisers have an important role to play when one of their international advisees wishes to obtain work authorization.
Program Extension is required if a student is unable to complete all degree requirements by the date noted on their SEVIS I-20.
Important information for advisors working with students on a J-1 visa.
Students must submit a reduced course load request for each semester they are enrolled less than full-time.
All F-1 students returning to the UMN after being outside of the U.S. for a leave of absence will need to follow these steps to reinstate their status.
Find details about visa regulations, course enrollment, and more for both F and J students.
MyISSS is an online portal that international students and scholars can use to submit requests to ISSS.
ISSS is a unit of the Global Programs and Strategy Alliance, the central international office for the University of Minnesota system.
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