International Student & Scholar Services

Executive Order Updates

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) 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
New International Student Orientation Registration
Newly admitted international student?  We're excited you're coming to UNT!  Read more about how to register for orientation, learn about housing, and immunization requirements on our International Student Orientation page.
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...
Travel Tips
We look forward to welcoming new students and scholars, and welcoming back continuing students and scholars! As there is an increase in security for flights coming into the U.S., and for those traveling through U.S. airports, below are some travel...
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