Welcome to International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS)!

Please use the menu above to find the information you are looking for.
You can also click one of the icons below for common F-1 student requests:

Request Your I-20

Request Your Initial I-20

CPTCPT: Off-Campus
Work Authorization

SSNSocial Security Numbers (SSN)

TravelTravel Outside the US

OPTOPT: Post-Graduation
Work Authorization

STEM OPTSTEM OPT Extension

Other requests can be initiated from your ISSS Portal account.
Click the button below to log in, then visit the Forms page.

ISSS Portal Login

International Student Walk-In Advising Hours

Due to COVID-19 all advising is now remote. Please click the link above to schedule a virtual walk-in appointment or email us at isss@umbc.edu for all advising needs.