International Student and Scholar Services

Mission Statement

International Student and Scholar Services advances the goals of Global Strategies and Studies by providing for the special needs of international students and exchange visitors related to their status as non-immigrants of the United States. It fulfills the University of Houston's responsibility to comply with the laws and regulations of the U.S. government and promotes internationalization through comprehensive services and programs.

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Facts about Ebola in the U.S. International Education Week Texas Drivers License or ID
New SEVIS Standards for Names and U.S. Home Address     2013 Enrollment Report Schedule Appointment Online
Update U.S. / International Address Apply for OPT STEM Extension    OPT Self Report
International Friendship Program Form Employment Seminar-Fall 2014 Reaching Toward the Goal Event
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Dec 24
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 25
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 26
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 27
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 27
UH Women's Basketball vs. UCF at 2pm
Dec 28
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 28
UH Men's Basketball vs. Mississippi Valley State at 6pm
Dec 29
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 30
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 31
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Dec 31
UH Basketball @ Memphis at 1pm
Jan 1
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Jan 2
Winter Holiday - UH Campus Closed Dec. 24 - Jan.2 at 8am
Jan 2
UH vs Pittsburgh in the Armed Forces Bowl at 11am
Jan 4
UH Basketball @ Tulsa at 1pm
Jan 6
UH Men's Basketball vs. UCF at 6pm
Jan 8
Staff Council Meeting at 1:30pm
Jan 9
Houston Indoor Track & Field Opener at 9am
Jan 10
UH Women's Basketball vs. ECU at 2pm
Jan 11
UH Men's Basketball vs. Memphis at 3pm
Jan 14
UH Basketball @ East Carolina at 6pm
Jan 16
UH Track and Field Leonard Hilton Memorial at 9am
Jan 17
UH Track and Field Carl Lewis High School Invite at 9am
Jan 17
UH Basketball vs Tulane at 11am
Jan 18
UH Track and Field Joe Deloach Youth Invitational at 9am
Jan 19
MLK Holiday - UH Campus Closed at 8am
Jan 21
Faculty Senate Meeting at 12:15pm
Jan 21
Education & The Energy Workforce Workshop Series at 5:30pm
Jan 21
UH Basketball @ Cincinnati at 6pm
Jan 24
MLK Day of Service at 8am

International Students

International StudentsPicture from the Fall International Student Check-in.

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International Friendship Program

International Friendship ProgramThe International Friendship Program (IFP), sponsored by University of Houston's International Student and Scholar Services Office.

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Telephone/Email Scams

Telephone/Email ScamsUSCIS learned of a new telephone scam targeting USCIS applicants and petitioners.....

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International Education Week 2013

International Education WeekInternational Education Week (IEW) is celebrated all across United States annually during the third week of November and is an opportunity for the University of Houston to showcase international initiatives across the campus..

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