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Office for International Students & Scholars
240 Student Center
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

Phone: (734) 487 - 3116
Email  : oiss@emich.edu

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OISS, The Home for International Advising, Activities and Assistance!

We assist and advise international students and scholars in their unique educational and personal goals. We offer programs that engage the EMU and local community in global awareness and learning.

OISS News and Announcements

  • If you are looking for the status of your H1-B visa, please refer to the Study in the States website link for additional information.

    OISS does not have access to accurate information regarding H1-B application status. Don't forget to let the OISS know the final result of your application, as it will affect your F-1 status.

  • Processing time is 7-10 business days, please plan to submit your documents accordingly.

  • EMU and OISS will be closed from Friday December 22, 2017 through Monday January 1, 2018.

  • The OISS will also be closed on Tuesday January 2, 2018 for Winter 2018 Orientation. The OISS will reopen Wednesday January 3, 2018 at 9am. Click here for winter 2018 orientation information.

  • From January 3, 2018 to January 12, 2018 daily walk-in hours from 1pm to 4pm.

  • Walk-in hours are Monday and Thursday 1pm-4pm.

  • Traveling outside US? Visit our travel page.

  • Besides the in-person seminars, the OISS also offers an online CPT seminar.click here for instructions. click here for more information.

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Coming up at OISS

Winter 2018

  • January 17 CPT Seminar 03:00pm-04:00pm Room 330
  • January 26 OPT Seminar 10:00am-11:15am Room 352