12 Month OPT Reporting Forms
This page is for F-1 International Students who have graduated from Washington University and have approved 12 Month OPT.
24 Month STEM OPT Reporting Forms
This page is for F-1 International Students who have graduated from Washington University and have pending or approved STEM OPT.
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Forest Park
Written by: Ezinne Arizor, International Student and Scholar Advisor, 03/05/2021.
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.
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.
ASK AN ADVISOR: Do I need to tell my OISS Advisor if I got an internship?
12/03/2021 Written By: Jeanne Pizarro, International Student & Scholar Advisor, DSO/ARO Yes! International students must work with their OISS Advisor in order to apply for work authorization so that they […]
Ask An Advisor: Filing U.S. Taxes as an International Student
Question: What do I need to know about filing U.S. Taxes as an International Student? Answer: One of the most common questions OISS Advisors are asked at this time of […]
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: Why is ICE calling me?
10/15/2021 Written By: Lara Jennings, International Student & Scholar Advisor Question: Why did ICE Call me and say my I-94 still needs completed? Answer: Unfortunately, scammers are always trying to […]
Biking at WashU
Written by: Lara Jennings, International Student and Scholar Advisor, 03/26/2021
Campus Involvement for International Graduate Students
Get resources for promoting health among international graduate students at WashU.
Chancellor’s Statement on the Value of the Campus International Community
Read Chancellor Martin's commentary about the ways that international students, faculty and staff enhance the university.
Community, Government and Media Resources for Undocumented and DACAmented Students
Find additional information and resources available for undocumented students, DACAmented students and students from mixed-status families.
On September 5, 2017, President Trump’s Administration announced rescission of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
Dependents of International Students
A spouse or dependent child of an F-1 is given the status of F-2.
Engineering Co-Op Program for International Students
See information for international engineering students considering a co-op.