April 27, 2021
International student guidance for fall 2021
This information is provided to help guide new and continuing students, sponsors and exchange partners as you make plans for the summer and fall 2021 terms at MU.
April 1, 2021
Office closed 8:45–10:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 7
The International Center, which houses International Programs, International Student and Scholar Services and Study Abroad, will be closed 8:45–10:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 7.
Feb. 18, 2021
International Center closed Feb. 18–19
The International Center will be closed Thursday, Feb. 18, and Friday, Feb. 19, due to flooding.
Feb. 17, 2021
International Center reopened after flooding
The International Center is reopened, but will be closed 10:45 a.m.–noon Monday, Feb. 22.
Feb. 15, 2021
International Center closed Feb. 15–16
The International Center will remain closed Tuesday, Feb. 16, as MU extends remote operations due to inclement weather.
Dec. 21, 2020
International Programs offices closed Dec. 25– Jan. 1
All International Programs offices will be closed Dec. 25–Jan. 1. Advisers will not be available during this time (including via email) and document processing will not take place. Regular office hours will resume Monday, Jan. 4. If you need help regarding the health or safety of an MU international student or scholar or an MU…
Dec. 7, 2020
Immigration updates for international students and scholars: December 2020
Information about updated international travel guidance and other key immigration news.
Nov. 30, 2020
Office closed 8:45–10:15 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2
The International Center, which houses International Programs, International Student and Scholar Services and Study Abroad, will be closed 8:45–10:15 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2. Anyone needing to access services from the center during that time is encouraged to email their Study Abroad or ISSS adviser.
Nov. 16, 2020
International student guidance for spring 2021
Updated Dec. 23, 2020, 9:40 a.m. The University of Missouri's Show Me Renewal Plan outlines specific guidance on campus operations. MU implemented a hybrid academic model beginning with the fall 2020 term, which allows for face-to-face, blended and fully online courses. Spring 2021 guidance It is imperative that new and continuing international students work with…
Oct. 8, 2020
Rule changes impacting H-1B visa program
Updated Oct. 21, 2020, 2:15 p.m. This week, two federal agencies — the Department of Homeland Security and Department of Labor — announced separate interim final rules that impact the H-1B visa program. These rule changes are separate and distinct from the recent proposed rule to replace the duration of status provision for F, J…