View student and faculty responses to xenophobic and anti-Asian harassment resulting from the pandemic.
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Forest Park
Written by: Ezinne Arizor, International Student and Scholar Advisor, 03/05/2021.
A Time to Celebrate: Welcome Chancellor Martin!
This year, we will experience a unique and special event at Washington University in St. Louis on October 3rd, as we celebrate the inauguration of Chancellor Andrew Martin, as our 15th Chancellor in our 165 year WashU history.
Address/Phone/Email Reporting Requirement
SEVIS regulations require the university to report a physical local address, phone number and email address for all F-1 and J-1 students.
The Center for Diversity and Inclusion offers support and funding opportunities to resource affinity programming on campus.
After U.S. Arrival for International Students
After you arrive in St. Louis, see the steps to take to make sure you get off to a smooth start.
Application Process and Eligibility for TRIO
Learn about TRIO eligibility and how to apply.
Asian, Pacific-Islander, Desi, and/or Asian-American (APIDA) Recognition Ceremony
The APIDA Recognition Ceremony, held each May, recognizes all graduating students that identify as Asian, Pacific-Islander, Desi, and/or Asian-American.
Ask an Advisor: Figuring Out Spring 2021 Plans
The OISS answers questions regarding planning for the spring semester as an international student with a visa.
Ask an Advisor: Filing U.S. Taxes as an International Student
Written by: Jeanne Pizarro, International Student & Scholar Advisor, DSO/ARO (she/her), 03/26/2021
Ask an Advisor: Graduating and Applying for OPT
02/19/2021, written by Lara Jennings, International Student and Scholar Advisor: Learn about applying for OTP at Wash U.
Ask an Advisor: Hiking Spots Around St. Louis
Written by: Claire Seely, International Student and Scholar Advisor Date: 04/23/2021 Question: What Are Some of the Best Hiking Spots Around St. Louis?
ASK AN ADVISOR: How can I celebrate Halloween this year?
As the weather has slowly turned colder, across campus excitement has been building for all sorts of Fall things: pumpkin spice lattes, apple cider, and everyone’s favorite spooky holiday, Halloween!
ASK AN ADVISOR: How do I get a Driver’s License as an International Student?
Question: Can I get Missouri driver’s license if I am an international student?
ASK AN ADVISOR: I heard OPT is Changing. How will this affect my OPT?
This past September, the Student Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), issued new guidance on Optional Practical Training (OPT).
ASK AN ADVISOR: I’m Graduating Soon, How Can I Get Work Authorization?
Question: I will be graduating Soon. How do I get work authorization to work in the US after graduation?