Office of International Student Services

The Office of International Student Services supports the immigration, academic, and cultural experience of all UIS international students.

The OISS at UIS is widely known for its dedication to the highest standards of excellence and best professional practices in the field of International Student Advising.

The OISS provides the support and assistance necessary for international students to achieve their educational goals and to ensure institutional compliance with governmental immigration regulations. It provides the documents required for international students to obtain and maintain their legal status.

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Express Mailing Service

Address Update Instructions (pdf)

Questions about OPT

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OPT Employer Report

OPT STEM Extension

International Student Handbook




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Contact Us

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One University Plaza HRB 52

Springfield, IL 62703


Phone: (217) 206 6678