I.S.S.S. News & Announcements

International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) Announcements

Walk-in Hours vs. Appointments

To serve you better, ISSS has instituted walk-in hours and appointments. To view our document processing times, click here.

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Updating your Address

F-1 students must update their address within 10 days of any move. Please see the instructions below.   If you are enrolled in classes at Florida Tech:     Log int...

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On OPT? Be sure to report your employment

Students in Optional Practical Training, be sure to report your current address and  employment to ISSS!  

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Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record

Foreign visitors to the U.S. arriving via air or sea no longer need to complete paper Customs and Border Protection Form I-94 or I-94W. Those who need to prove their legal-visitor status—to employers, schools/universities or government agencies&m...

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Beware of Immigration Scams

Information from USCIS on avoiding immigration sca...

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Be sure to get your new I-20 by July 1, 2016!

REDESIGNED FORM I-20 Have you received your new I-20 yet? The Student and Exchange Visitor Program released a redesigned Form I-20 in June of 2015.  The deadline for conversion of I-20s for all students is July 1, 2016.  After t...

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ISSS Newsletter - Spring 2016

Welcome to all of our new students, and welcome back to those who are returning!   We hope you have a moment to take a look at our spring 2016 ISSS newsletter, which has loads of information to keep you updated about our events, workshops, immigra...

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FAQ on the Cap-Gap for F-1 Students Finishing OPT

Q&A regarding F-1 students on OPT and H-1B Cap-Gap Eligibility

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STEM OPT Update

Visit our new STEM OPT website for updated information on the new STEM OPT, your eligibility and how to apply.

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Important Travel/I-20 Reminders

As we approach the end of the semester and you make plans to leave the U.S., please take a moment to review travel re-entry requirements. In order to ...

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