joomla templates   

International Students

The International Student Services office at Virginia International University (VIU) is committed to assist you in various issues and questions while you are studying and achieving your academic goal at VIU as an international student. Our office has a mission to contribute for advancing cross-cultural understanding, promoting appreciation of diversity through assisting your successful academic life in VIU. Stop by and get yourself acquainted with services we offer including F-1 visa (I-20) questions, legality of working on and off campus, traveling during the school break, and inviting your family members to the U.S.

What ISS office can do for you

  • Help you to maintain F-1 status
  • Extend the program ending date in your I-20
  • Give information on Passports and US visas
  • Travel authorization
  • Provide status and invitation letter
  • Issue F-2 dependent I-20’s
  • Advise on CPT and OPT process
Disclaimer; The information and content available at VIU ISS websites here are not comprehensive and subject to change at any time by the U.S. regulatory agencies . Accuracy of the information contained here can not be guaranteed for any future date. International students are responsible for maintaining own visa status.