September 2, 2016

Welcome (or Welcome Back) to the start of the 2016-2017 academic year.  The International Voice newsletter comes out every two weeks and features announcements on upcoming OISS activities and events, as well as articles on topics of interest to international students and scholars.

OISS SERVICES:  New Expanded OISS Hours at Medical School Campus

In an effort to make travel signatures and document pick-up easier, OISS has changed its schedule at the Medical School… read more

CAMPUS LIVING:  Five Reasons Why You Should have a Roommate – by Kakada Kuy

An international student writes about his own experience with sharing a living space and the benefits of having roommates… read more

ASK AN OISS ADVISOR:  I only have one class left to graduate; can I be part-time in my last semester? – by Martha Turner

ANSWER: Yes, this is possible, but you must apply for a Reduced Course Load (RCL) authorization. You would need to have your academic advisor complete the RCL form… read more