OISS COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

OISS staff

To ensure students’ health and safety, OISS is providing virtual services. As policies and recommendations change, we’ll continue to update this information.

J-1 Stories Form

Help us spread the word about how the J-1 Exchange Visitor Program is positively impacting people and communities around the world The Office for International Students and Scholars is collecting […]

Planning for U.S. Arrival


F-1 or J-1 international students are required to arrive at Washington University by the form I-20 or DS-2019 start date. This will allow you to participate in the mandatory new […]

Obtaining a Visa


Obtaining or renewing your visa is a key component of your successful stay in the U.S.

Everyday Living


Get tips about banking, restaurants and other parts of daily life in the St. Louis area.