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International Student & Scholar Services

Questions?

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
202-885-3350
Fax: 202-885-3354
isss@american.edu
Butler Pavilion, Room 410

ISSS office walk-in advising hours: Mondays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
410 Butler Pavilion
Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041

Immigration Resources

Beyond the necessary immigration documents, there are many important things to understand and consider when coming to the US. From driving requirements to links to local embassies and consulates, you’ll find a list of important resources below.

Driver's Licenses:

DOS information on visa application:
http://travel.state.gov/visa/temp/types/types_1268.html

DOS information on visa waiting periods:
http://travel.state.gov/visa/temp/wait/wait_4638.html

DOS links to embassies and consulates:
http://www.usembassy.gov/

DOS list of overseas Educational Advising Centers:
http://www.educationusa.info/centers.php#.T3XmMFGAo4w

DOS information on Two Year Foreign Residence Requirement:
http://travel.state.gov/visa/temp/types/types_1267.html#12

DHS, Code of Federal Regulations, Title 8:
http://www.uscis.gov/laws/8-cfr/title-8-code-federal-regulations

DHS list of nonimmigrant visa categories:
http://travel.state.gov/content/visas/english/visit/visitor.html

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