With more than 5,600 international students and 1,500 international scholars from more than 120 countries, UT is home to one of the largest international academic communities in the country. International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) is a core part of Texas Global and internationalization at UT.
As their home away from home, the ISSS team provides an array of services to international students, faculty, and visitors on special programs. ISSS offers one-on-one advising appointments to address personal immigration, employment, health insurance and tax regulations. Appointments are available for students, scholars, staff and faculty and their dependents.
ISSS works with campus units to prepare immigration documents for scholars and other status applications for faculty and staff.
ISSS offers activities and social programs to help international students, scholars and their families adjust to life in the U.S.
Outreach and Advocacy
ISSS collaborates with departments across campus and organizations to further support UT’s international community.
ISSS maintains and updates student records and ensures all information is up-to-date, as required under Federal law.
Financial Aid & Resources
ISSS is dedicated to providing financial support to international students, which includes over $200,000 in awards and loans.
By The Numbers
Review international student and scholar statistics in our interactive map.