Our office is here to assist 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 and 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.
The ISSO staff will be out of the office for training on Friday, March 23. The office will be open from 10am - 4pm for document pick-up and drop-off
Towson University's Non Resident Alien (NRA) Tax Office provides tax information and support for F-1 and J-1 students and their dependents.
Learn about current immigration updates — information about F-1 students, DACA, travel restrictions, H-1B, etc.
Mathematics/Actuarial Science major with finance minor undergraduate student.
Marketing Intelligence graduate student; undergraduate alumna.
International studies and political science undergraduate student; president, International Student Association
Update 3/15/18. SEVP unveils new online Portal. Student on OPT and STEM OPT will be able to update some employment and contact information online.
Update 3/9/18. New US Citizenship and Immigration Services Policy affects current students hoping to change F-1 student status
Update 1/13/18. Due to a federal court order, USCIS has resumed accepting requests to renew DACA. DACA operate on the terms in place before it was rescinded on Sept. 5, 2017
Update 1/22/18. Re-registration period for TPS holders from Honduras, Haiti and El Salvador. Deadline approaching.
Document pick up and drop off only
6:00pm - 9:00pm Union Chesapeake I, II, III
ISA's biggest Event in Spring. FREE International food and great performances
Looking to do an internship/practicum in summer or fall. Come learn about off-campus authorization for your off campus opportunity.
Immigration Lawyer will discuss immigration options after OPT and other immigration updates. Registration will open April 9th.
If you are a prospective student, applicant or current international student with a disability, you may request accommodations (support services include interpretation, closed captioning, assistive technology, para-transportation, etc.) through our Disability Support Services Office.