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Designs for Life

Posted on: February 17, 2022

Juan Andrés Rujana, a recent graduate from Venezuela, leads with empathy as he works to improve life for others.

ISSS STEM OPT Application Is Moving to MyISSS

Posted on: October 28, 2021

ISSS's STEM OPT application and reporting process has moved to MyISSS.

University Emergency Grant Assistance Now Available

Posted on: October 28, 2021

University emergency grants (including Federal COVID relief funds) are now available for international students who have experienced financial hardship due to factors related to the pandemic.

Welcoming International Students Back to Campus

Posted on: October 11, 2021

International students had to make difficult choices due to the pandemic. As campus returns, these students were quick to come to campus.

Announcing the Fall 2020 Virtual ISSS Intercultural Workshop Series

Posted on: September 27, 2021

International Student and Scholar Services is pleased to announce the ISSS Intercultural Workshop Series for Fall 2021. 

Announcing ISSS’s Office Hours and Advising Services for the Start of the Fall 2021

Posted on: August 30, 2021

Starting Wednesday, September 8, the ISSS staff is returning to campus.

U.S. Departments of Education and State Issue Joint “Commitment to International Education”

Posted on: August 2, 2021

Good news! Last week, the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State issued a new joint statement of principles in support of international education at the EducationUSA 2021 Forum.

Black Identifying International Student Community and Leadership Award Available

Posted on: July 26, 2021

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) has two $1,000 scholarships to award from the Twin Cities International Student Scholarship Fund on behalf of Kabir Mohamed’s work around equity and inclusion.

Supporting India’s Transgender and Non-Binary Communities

Posted on: June 15, 2021

PhD candidate Sayan Bhattacharya raised emergency funds for the transgender and non-binary communities in India amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Embracing the “Giant Salad Bowl” of Diversity in the U.S.

Posted on: June 10, 2021

In her three years on campus, Seoyeon has worked hard to ensure all students with marginalized identities feel welcome.