The International Student Services (ISS) Office warmly welcomes you to Virginia International University. VIU hosts students from over 100 countries across the globe. Like you, all of these individuals have a dream to study in the United States. As a result, many services are offered to our international students to assist in the transition from their home countries to life in the United States. On this website you will find information about US Immigration regulations as they relate to international students. You will also find VIU policies and procedures, as well as additional helpful information for international students.
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Traveling during the break? You need to receive a travel authorization. Please contact the ISS Office for assistance.
Suleyman Bahceci, Ph.D.
– Executive Vice President and PDSO
– The Office of University and Student Affairs
– International Student Advisor & DSO
(703) 591-7042, ext. 392
– International Student Advisor
(703) 591-7042, ext. 388