Academics
Areas of Study

Important Information

How to Maintain F-1 Status

F-1 Employment Information

Academic Information

Travel Information

Required by Designated School Officer (DSO)

  • Change of Address
  • Change of Educational Level
  • F-1 Transfer-Out
  • Program Extension
Business Registration

International students must come to the Office of International Affairs to fill out new forms required by the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System for every semester and to clear the immigration hold on their Bison account.

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: Instructions

Information on Online Courses for F-1 Students

Important information about Online Courses for F1 students

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: F-1 Status

Information on Travel and Re-entry to the United States

*Non-Canadian international students in the United States who plan to travel outside of the U.S. should first check their visa their passport to make sure it is current. If it has expired, they will have to apply at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate in their home country and have it renewed before they would be […]

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: Procedures

International Student Guidelines

Guidelines for International students

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: F-1 Status

Maintaining Legal F-1 Status

Guidelines to help international students maintain their F-1 status

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: F-1 Status

On-Campus Employment

On-campus employment requirements for enrolled students in F-1 status

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: F-1 Status

Reduced Course Load for F-1 Students

Ways in which F-1 students can reduce their course load.

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: F-1 Status

Social Security Number Information

Need to know information regarding social security numbers for international students. International students at Gallaudet will only be assigned a SSN if they are employed in the United States.

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: F-1 Status

Traveling Outside of the United States

Steps to be followed by F1 visa holders before leaving the United States on international travel.

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Guideline Type: F-1 Status

Contact Us

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

Building 103 #101/102

(202) 250-2294

(202) 651-5150

(202) 803-7546

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