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 over 400 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.
Effective fall 19, new & continuing non-sponsored, degree-seeking students will be assessed an international student services fee.
Learn about current immigration updates — information about F-1 students, DACA, travel restrictions, H-1B, etc.
Mathematics/Actuarial Science undergraduate student alumnus.
Marketing Intelligence graduate alumna; undergraduate alumna.
International studies and political science undergraduate student; former president of International Student Association
Update 5/22/19. SEVIS Fee will increase to $350 for F-1 students and $220 J-1 students on June 24
Update 5/14/19. Pending current TPS lawsuits, DHS has extended validity period for Nepal EAD card to 03/24/2020.
Update 5/3/19. USCIS F, J, M, unlawful presence rule on hold due to national wide injunction.
Update 3/11/2019. New version of I-539 form required. New biometric fee for all applicants.
3pm - 4pm PY 408
Graduating this semester. Come learn about Optional Practical Training employment authorization
12pm - 1pm PY 407
Students will learn how to prepare job applications (resumes & cover letters
11am 2pm SECU Arena
Learn about internship and full employment opportunities.
If you are an enrolled (current) student with a documented disability, you may request accommodations through ADS. Accommodations may include testing accommodations and use of the Testing Services Center, note-taking assistance, sign language interpreting and captioning for deaf students, alternate formats for print materials, assistive technology, para-transit registration and internship accommodations.
If you are a prospective student or applicant, please contact ADS for information about services and accommodations available as a current student.