International Student Services


August 15, 2022

Graduating Summer Quarter?

If you will be graduating summer quarter, your I-20 program end date is 8/19/2022. Be sure to review the final year checklist that includes reminders for graduating students about the following topics: Apply for OPT after graduation. Transfer your SEVIS record to a new academic program. Prepare to depart the U.S. and travel home after…


Changes to ISS Advising for Autumn Quarter

We are excited to announce that based on feedback from students and campus partners, we are making changes to our advising availability! Starting Monday, August 22, the ISS will offer F-1 and J-1 drop-in advising for students. Drop-in advising is intended for simple, quick questions about your immigration status. Students will time-sensitive questions or those…


July 25, 2022

SUMMER IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST (PNW)

We hope you are enjoying the PNW summer in the Seattle area. The ISS staff want to share some of our favorite things to do or places to visit in the summer. Attend one of the many festivals or events around the Greater Seattle neighborhoods, especially the ones with live music! Kayaking on one of…


June 22, 2022

Alert: ISS Email Scam

The ISS has just learned about an email scam using our uwissnoreply@uw.edu email account sent to students and possibly parents. This email was not sent by the ISS, it is fake, a scam, and should be deleted. If you received an email like this (image below), please do not click on any links or reply…


September 20, 2021

ISS Services Autumn Quarter 2021

ISS staff are excited to return to campus and we look forward to welcoming our international students back or to campus for the first time! We will re-open our reception desk starting Monday, September 27, 2021. Review the changes to our office hours and services for autumn quarter below. All advising and student services will…


University District Community Art & Vaccine Pop-Up

The City of Seattle is hosting a vaccine pop-up site on September 24 from 2 – 5 PM in the University District at 1305 NE 47th St, Seattle 98105. For further details, review the Facebook Event page.