International Students

International Scholar and Student Services (ISSS), within the Division of Global Engagement, provides visa services and immigration counseling to non-immigrant international students and scholars. ISSS advises on issues concerning visa status, required course loads, and employment plus a variety of other services to help international students adjust to academia and life in Santa Cruz. Forms and advising for extending visa status, on and off-campus work authorization, SEVIS-transfer of schools, and other information is available.

Please visit the ISSS office or website formore information about policies and services.

Hours and Contact Information for ISSS 








Revised 5-11-23