About ISSS

ISSSISSS represents the needs and interests of the University of Miamiinternational community and provides support services andprograms for international students, scholars, and academic departments at UM. Every year, approximately 3,000 international students (undergraduate and graduate) and scholars (professors and researchers) from 115 countries representing every region of the world study, teach, and conduct research at the University of Miami.

International students and scholars face some unique challenges as well as opportunities while pursuing their academic goals at UM. The professional and dedicated ISSS staff provides expert advice, services, programs, and information aimed at supporting your educational endeavors and enriching your U.S. experience over the entire course of your stay. ISSS support services and programs encompass:

ISSS Services
ISSS Programs

On the ISSS website you will find detailed information regarding each of these services and programs. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions or require additional information. We look forward to assisting you.


Important Links
International Student Orientation (ISO)
Information for undergraduate students.

SEVIS Registration Check-In (F-1 & J-1 Students)
Click here for instructions and form

Employment Information
Information for international students interested in working in the U.S.

Click here to access forms if you are an F-1 or J-1 student

SEVIS Registration Check-In
(J-1 Scholars/Exchange Visitors)

Click here for instructions and form if you are an Exchange Visitor (Faculty or Researcher)