International Student & Scholar Services

ISSS H1-B Petitions Temporarily SuspendedExecutive Order Updates

International Student and Scholar Services welcomes more than 3,000 international students and scholars to UNT. We are so glad you are here!  Our staff is here to assist you in complying with U.S. immigration regulations during your time at UNT. Remember, each person’s situation is different and immigration regulations are very complex, so if you ever have any questions, we are here to help.


Monday-Thursday, 9:30-11:30am & 1:30-4:30pm • Friday 9:00am-12:00pm

LOCATION:  International Student Advising Center, Marquis Hall Room 110

OFFICE HOURS: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm   CALL: 940-565-2195 




ISSS Spotlight
Spring 2017 International Student Enrollment Newsletter
We are so glad you are here at UNT!  The International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) office wants to ensure that you have a very successful semester.  To do this, you need to be aware of the immigration laws that will affect you during your...
Questions about the new Executive Order regarding Immigration?
As we’ve recently witnessed, immigration rules can change overnight. While UNT’s International Student and Scholar Services office is dedicated to staying up to date with any changes, it is important for you to know where you can go to get the facts...
Optional Practical Training Process
What is it? Optional practical training is authorization for employment in the U.S.A. issued by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for temporary work directly related to your major area of study. It may be used before or after...

Newly Admitted International Student Information