- New Year Message to International Students from President Maric January 10, 2023
- ISSS has moved – New office location November 14, 2022
- Resources for students and scholars impacted by war in Ukraine February 28, 2022
- Message for returning international students January 3, 2022
- Message for new regional campus students January 3, 2022
- Message for new Storrs grad and undergrad int’l students January 3, 2022
- New Travel Restrictions to U.S. Effective Today November 29, 2021
- Travel Signature Week at ISSS Storrs November 23, 2021
International Students and Scholars at UConn
Muireann Nic Corcráin
CISS Involvement Fair1:00pm
Wednesday, February 1st, 2023
01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Storrs Campus Gampel PavilionCISS will be participating in the Involvement Fair. Please stop by our table to hear all about our services, programs and fun events that we are offering this fall semester. CISS staff are looking forward to seeing you at the Fair!
ISSS Coffee Hour: China3:00pm
Friday, February 3rd, 2023
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Storrs Campus CISS 202CISS Coffee Hour: China Get ready for a cultural afternoon learning about China— #UConnCISS ☕
WHEN: Friday, February 3, 2023 at 3pm
WHERE: CISS 202
All students are welcome to travel with us to a new place every month! CISS Coffee Hour brings together students, staff and faculty to enjoy some refreshments and learn more about a country, culture or student group through an informal and fun presentation 🌎
If you would like to work with CISS to present at Coffee Hour, please contact Nadine Boudissa at email@example.com #InternationalStudents #UConnISSS
Spring 2023 Grad Buddy Meet & Greet 6:00pm
Friday, February 3rd, 2023
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Storrs Campus CISS Room 202Have you met your buddy yet? Please join CISS for a fun social event to meet your buddy and other graduate students at UConn. If you didn't sign up to have a buddy this semester but you want to meet other grad students, you are welcome to attend this event as well, you might find yourself a buddy at the event.
Please sign up here https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSejQZ7_y6eOHYkT7QvIfCs-fDROd_raP6h81zq61lqgxatPPA/viewform
Time: Friday, February 3, 2023, 6:00pm-7:30pm (it was originally scheduled for January 20, but postponed to February 3)
Location: CISS 202 (2019 Hillside Rd.)
We will be playing a lot of fun interactive games to get to know each other. This is a great event to meet other Huskies and make connections. Please bring your friend with you if you wish, all are welcome!
Snacks and beverages will be provided. Hope to see you at the event!
Lantern Making Event5:30pm
Monday, February 6th, 2023
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Storrs Campus Student Union 304B & 304CThe lantern festival is widely celebrated at the end of each Lunar New Year. This year, AsACC, CCC, and CISS will hold a lantern-making event in the Student Union, room 304B and 304C. Students will create decorated lanterns to honor the Chinese Lantern festival. Students will also have the option to enter a contest for a larger prize.
It is encouraged to take the lanterns made back to your dorms or apartments for decoration and to celebrate the Lantern Festival with your friends and families.
Lastly, there will be Asian snacks provided during the event! Spread the words and come to our event!!!
Post-Completion OPT Workshop (In-Person, Hartford)9:00am
Tuesday, February 7th, 2023
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Hartford: Graduate Business Learning Center GBLC room TBDDo you want to work in the U.S. after you graduate? Are you on an F-1 visa? Attend this workshop to learn more about Optional Practical Training (OPT) and how to apply for a work permit to stay in the U.S. and work in your field of study after graduation.
This workshop is required for all students who will apply for OPT and will graduate in Spring 2022 semester. Attend this workshop BEFORE you apply for post-completion OPT. This workshop will take place on the GBLC campus, but is open to all F-1 UConn students. Advance registration is required for in-person workshops and seats are limited.
To register please sign up on the link below: http://icworkshops.uconn.edu
** You must attend the workshop for the whole hour in order to obtain full credit. You will be required to check-in at the beginning of the workshop, if you are running more than 5 minutes late, please attend the next workshop available https://events.uconn.edu/2022/month/10/250/. **
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