High Tech with a Human Touch
The principal mission of the Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is to provide support services for international students, faculty, scholars, staff and their dependents to enable them to achieve their educational goals and objectives.
Our mission is based upon Florida Tech's goal to provide education for interdependence by furthering international education at Florida Tech; supporting an environment conducive to intercultural learning and exchange; fostering opportunities for students, faculty and staff; and developing a global perspective fundamental to full participation in the world.
Purpose and Goals
The Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is here to meet the needs of all international students and scholars in any way possible. Responsibilities of the ISSS include providing information and assistance on immigration matters, acting as a liaison with sponsoring agencies and foreign governments, providing information on campus and community services available to international students and faculty members, and promoting intercultural exchange programs between international students and the university community.
Our Purpose and Goals
- Assisting international students to achieve their academic objectives
- Advocating on behalf of international students
- Encouraging international and U.S. students to learn from one another
- Playing a role to expand the university's appreciation for cultural diversity