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.
Updating your Address
ï»¿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:
On OPT? Be sure to report your employment
Students in Optional Practical Training, be sure to report your current address and employment to ISSS!
Beware of Immigration Scams
Information from USCIS on avoiding immigration sca...
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...
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
Immigration Updates of the New Administration
To the Florida Tech International Community:
On March 6th, the administration issued ...
Complimentary Software is Now Available for Filing 2016 Non-Resident Income Tax Returns
Log into to www.fit.edu/isss/taxinformation.php to access GLACIER.
USCIS Temporarily Suspending Premium Processing for H-1B petitions
Starting April 3, 2017, USCIS will temporarily suspend premium processing for all H-1B petitions. This suspension may last up to 6 months. While H-1B premium processing is suspended, petitioners will not be able to file Form I-907, Request for Premium ...
Tips for Surviving in a Time of Immigration Uncertainty
By Dan Berger and Stephen Yale-Loehr
On March 6, the White House released a revised travel ban Executive Order that further highlights the uncertainty that international education professionals face in 2017.