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Office of International Student and Scholar Services (OISS)

The Office of International Student & Scholar Services (OISS) assists over 1600 international students, scholars and their dependents in Rutgers University - Newark through the following services:

  • Orientation programs for new international students
  • Advising F-1 students and J-1 exchange visitors on maintaining legal status
  • Maintaining accurate SEVIS records
  • Employment authorization
  • Liaison services with state/federal agencies
  • Cultural events
  • Referrals to other Rutgers offices
  • Consultation for University offices on immigration issues

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