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International Student and Scholar Services

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) provides services to international students and scholars and supports departments and colleges in hiring international researchers and faculty.

Immigration Information

Find information about visas and maintaining status forstudents and scholars with F-1, J-1, H-1B and other immigration statuses.

Advising and Services

Make an appointment for personalized advising, tax assistance, insurance questions, and access additional resources.

Life at UT

Get involved and make the most of the rich culture, community and activities available in Austin and throughout Texas.

You are Welcome Here

The talents and perspectives of our international students and scholars are deeply valued and an essential part of the university. It’s our goal to provide you with services, support, information, and programs to ensure you get the most out of your experience on campus.

By the Numbers

1,907 International Undergraduate Students
4,116 International Graduate Students
1,028 International Faculty & Researchers
130 Countries represented at UT
Ulviya Chisty
I'm very grateful for the way UT has shaped me. I've taken classes that helped me understand my identity better, and I've experienced some of the most unique cultures here. Ulviya Chisty, B.A. ’25 in International Relations and Global Studies, and South Asian Studies, from Bangladesh

Exchange Student Information

UT Austin welcomes hundreds of reciprocal exchange students from our partner universities around the world.

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