Immigration Advisories

  • Jan. 27, 2023 Immigration Advisory 1. USCIS scam alert / 2. International student drop-hold – What is it? / 3. Drop deadline – Feb. 7, 2023 / 4. Employment guidelines for F-1 & J-1 students / 5. Tax information: Coming soon!
  • SCAM ALERT International students are receiving an email informing them that they had been selected to attend an international student conference at WSU. THIS IS A SCAM.
  • Jan. 20, 2023 Immigration Advisory 1. New student at WSU enrolled in face-to-face classes? / 2. Full-time enrollment requirements / 3. Taking leave from WSU? / 4. Learning Support Center / 5. Tax information: Coming soon!
  • Jan. 13, 2023 Immigration Advisory 1. ISSS office hours and request processing times / 2. Update address in myPassport / 3. Academic dismissal or recession and impact on status / 4. WSU holiday closure Jan. 16 / 5. Academic integrity and plagiarism – Why is it important?
  • Jan. 6, 2023 Immigration Advisory Please read this information as a guide to help you with your studies and to maintain valid immigration status. The information below applies to international students at all campuses. Contents […]
  • Dec. 9, 2022 Immigration Advisory 1. F-1 transfer-out request / 2. Undergrad: academic deficiency warning / 3. Program extension / 4. Mypassport system down Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Dec. 2, 2022 Immigration Advisory 1. Holiday travels / 2. WSU events for December and early January / 3. Dining services limited during break / 4. International Programs office hours winter break – Plan ahead!
  • Nov. 18, 2022 Immigration Advisory 1. Thanksgiving holiday – Nov. 24-25 / 2. Cougar Health Services registration holds. Check your myWSU account / 3. International Programs winter break office hours – Plan ahead
  • Nov. 10, 2022 Immigration Advisory 1. Survey: Your opinion matters to us! / 2. Peer mentor applications are open / 3. Check our I-20/DS-2019. Do you need a program extension? / 4. Get ready for spring registration – enrollment reminders / 5. Academic deficiency and reinstatement / 6. Snow! Fun and safety for the winter months ahead
  • Nov. 4, 2022 Immigration Advisory 1. Your country’s flag pin for graduation / 2. Peer mentor applications are open / 3. IMPORTANT! Phone scam alert! / 4. ISSS student portal
  • Oct. 28, 2022 Immigration Advisory Priority registration for spring 2023 begins Nov. 7 / Your country’s flag pin for graduation / Change your clocks Nov. 6 – Daylight Savings Time ends / Veterans Day holiday Nov. 11 / Support letters from ISSS
  • Oct. 21, 2022 Immigration Advisory Your country flag pin for graduation / Survey: Your opinion matters to us / Plan ahead! OPT processing times can be 90-100 days / On-campus employment / Do you have an International Programs hold?
  • Oct. 14, 2022 Immigration Advisory Survey: Your opinion matters to us! / Important insurance information for graduate students / Keep your old I-20s and/or DS-2019s / Get ready for spring! How to avoid registration delays
  • Oct. 7, 2022 Immigration Advisory Contents 1. Survey: Your opinion matters to us! 2. Sponsored student concerns 3. Cancellation of enrollment 4. Pacific Northwest Student Leadership Conference 5. Visa revalidation is NOT a visa renewal
  • Sept. 30, 2022 Immigration Advisory Contents:  WSU Career Expo Open advising hours OPT application guide Resources on campus WSU Career Expo If you are graduating this fall, here is a great opportunity for you. WSU […]
  • Sept. 23, 2022 Immigration Advisory 1. Important deadlines 2. International Students and Graduate Student Union activity 3. Change of address
  • Sept. 16, 2022 Immigration Advisory Contents:  On-campus employment reminder  Follow us on Instagram Social Security scam On-campus employment reminder If you are in valid F-1 status, you are eligible to work up to 20 hours […]
  • Sept. 9, 2022 Immigration Advisory Contents:  International student drop hold Important deadlines Sprintax introduction to US taxes  Career Expo prep International student drop hold To prevent international students from falling out of status by dropping […]