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International Student & Scholar Services


Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
Fax: 202-885-3354
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:

Department of State (DOS) information on visa application: 

DOS information on visa waiting periods:

DOS links to embassies and consulates:

DOS list of overseas Educational Advising Centers:

DOS information on Two Year Foreign Residence Requirement:

Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Code of Federal Regulations, Title 8:

DHS list of non-immigrant visa categories:

The Office of Campus Life fosters an inclusive, welcoming, collaborative work environment and is committed to the recruitment and retention of a diverse workforce. We comply with affirmative action and equal employment opportunity laws and regulations.