International Students & Scholars

Our office is here to assist international international students and scholars with questions about studying, living and working at Towson University and the Baltimore metropolitan area.

Towson University is home to nearly 500 international students from over 80 countries and to 30 foreign faculty, exchange scholars, and visiting faculty each year. The International Student & Scholar Office (ISSO) provides documents, services, and programs essential to a culturally diverse academic environment that enhances international learning opportunities for students, faculty, and staff. 




News & Events

Optional Practical Training Workshop

February 24th 

3pm -4pm at Psychology Building 407

Workshop for F-1 international students to learn about pre and post completion Optional Practical Training (OPT).  Attendance at the workshop is required for all students who want to apply for OPT.

Tax Preparation Workshop

March 2nd

3:30pm at Psychology Building 407

Must register online. Staff from NonResident Alien Tax office will help students complete U.S. tax forms. Registration opens on February 23rd.