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ISSS Closed for Labor Day, Monday Sept. 2nd

August 29, 2019

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 … Continued

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

August 2, 2019

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!

2-4pm Walk-in Hours Closed Tues. 7/16

July 16, 2019

Afternoon walk-in hours (2:00pm – 4:00pm) will be closed today, Tuesday July 16th. Morning walk-in hours (10:00am – 12:00pm) will proceed as usual. Thank you for your understanding.

ISSS closed on Thursday, July 4th

July 3, 2019

ISSS will be closed for the University Holiday on Thursday, July 4th. We will reopen for regular business hours at 9am on Friday, July 5th. If you are interested in local opportunities to celebrate Independence Day in the Chapel Hill … Continued

Carolina Global Photography Competition is now open

June 6, 2019

The submission period has opened for the 20th annual Carolina Global Photography Competition. This amateur competition is open to all students, faculty, alumni and staff of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and it showcases Carolina’s global activity, educational opportunities, … Continued

SEVIS fee increase effective June 24, 2019

May 31, 2019

On May 23, 2019, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a final rule to adjust fees charged by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) to international students, exchange visitors and SEVP-certified schools. The new I-901 SEVIS Fee … Continued

Walk-in Hours Cancelled from 2-3pm on 5/23/2019

May 22, 2019

Due to predetermined meetings of the advising teams, walk-in hours will be cancelled on Thursday, May 23rd from 2-3pm. Walk-in hours will continue as scheduled from 10am-12pm and from 3-4pm. Please plan accordingly and thank you for your understanding.

Routine Visa Services Suspended in Caracas

January 29, 2019

The U.S. Embassy in Caracas has suspended routine visa services due to the ordered departure of non-emergency personnel. Please follow the U.S. Embassy in Venezuela’s Twitter feed for the most up-to-date information on visa operations. 

ISSS Closed Friday, January 4, 2019

January 3, 2019

The International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) office will be closed on Friday, January 4, 2019 for a UNC Global Staff Retreat.  The office will reopen on Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9AM.