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You are welcome here

We love our international community. The University of Kansas has international students, faculty, and staff from all over the world. We strive to lift students and society by educating leaders, building healthy communities and making discoveries that change the world.

Our Services

Fall 2022 FAQs

These frequently asked questions are for current students and scholars, and those arriving in the Fall 2022. We review this information regularly and update as needed.

ISS COVID FAQ

The KU International Community

100+
nationalities represented
300
new international students arrived this fall
186
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Talk with an ISS Immigration Advisor

Get the help you need whether you are on campus, at home on your couch, or across the world
Advising Services
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International Student Orientation

International Student Orientation (ISO) is a comprehensive online program designed to help new international students enroll and prepare for life at KU and in the U.S. All new international students should register for and participate in ISO.

Register for in your iHawk account
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Global Partners  

Global Partners promotes understanding and friendship among U.S. and international students at KU. We host social, service, academic, and career development events throughout the semester that give you the opportunity to form unique friendships and to enhance your intercultural competency.

Join Global Partners

Important Messages from ISS

From time to time we send important communication to our international community at KU.
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Volunteer with ISS

Join a variety of programs, events that promote cross-cultural exchange while fostering enhanced opportunities for interaction between international students and domestic members of the campus and surrounding communities.

Volunteer Now