3 02, 2020

Presidential Proclamation: Travel Ban 4.0


On January 31, 2020, the Trump administration expanded its travel ban to include six additional countries: Burma (Myanmar), Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Nigeria, Sudan, and Tanzania.   This newest travel ban will become effective on February 21, 2020 but only contains restrictions on immigrant visas and will not impact the acquisition of non-immigrant visas such as F-1, […]

7 01, 2020

Afternoon Walk-in Hours for Students Canceled Jan. 7th


Walk-in hours from 2-4pm today (Tues. January 7th) are cancelled for students ONLY as the student advisors welcome our new exchange students. International exchange visitor research scholars will have walk-in hours as scheduled. Walk-in hours will resume on Thursday at 10am. We will still be open for the pick-up and drop-off of documents for […]

18 12, 2019

University Closed-Winter Break


The University will be closed from December 24, 2019 – January 1, 2020 for the winter break and will reopen on Thursday, January 2, 2020.  If you have an emergency while the University is closed, please contact UNC Police at 919-962-8100.

We look forward to seeing you in the New Year! Have a great Winter […]

27 11, 2019

ISSS Closed 11/28 and 11/29


ISSS is closed for the University Holiday on Thursday 11/28 and Friday 11/29. We will reopen on Monday, 12/2. Thank you for your understanding.

5 11, 2019

Walk-in Hours canceled 2-3pm on Friday 11/8


Walk-in Hours are CANCELED Friday, 11/8 from 2-3pm.

They will resume from 3-4pm. Please plan accordingly and thank you for your understanding!

1 11, 2019

ISSS Closed 12-1pm on 11/1


ISSS will be closed from 12pm to 1pm for a staff lunch on Friday, November 1st. We will reopen at 1pm for document pick up & drop off. Walk-in hours and scheduled appoints will be unaffected. Thank you for your understanding.

11 10, 2019

ISSS Closed from 11:30am on October 17


ISSS will close at 11:30am on Thursday, October 17th for a full-staff retreat. Afternoon walk-in hours for that day are cancelled. Document pick-up and drop-off will not be available after 11:30am. Thank you for your flexibility and understanding.

5 09, 2019

Hurricane Preparedness


As we continue to monitor the path of Hurricane Dorian and the impact it may have on our area, it is important to be prepared. The path of hurricanes can be unpredictable, so it is hard to definitively say how the Chapel Hill area will be affected at this point. However, it is always […]

29 08, 2019

ISSS Closed for Labor Day, Monday Sept. 2nd


International Student and Scholar Services will be closed on Monday, September 2nd for the University Holiday. We will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, September 3rd at 9am. Please plan accordingly. Learn more about the American Labor Day holiday on the U.S. Department of Labor’s website and the History Channel’s website.

2 08, 2019

Student Walk-in Hours CANCELLED 8/13-8/21


Student Walk-in hours are cancelled from Tuesday, August 13th through Wednesday, August 21st as we prepare for new, incoming student arrivals. Scholar walk-ins are still as regularly scheduled. Please plan accordingly, and thank you for your understanding!