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International Center closed Jan. 17 and 20

Filed in News and announcements by on January 16, 2020

The International Center, along with the entire MU campus, will be closed Friday, Jan. 17, due to winter weather. Additional information about the campus closure is available on the MU Alert website. The center will also be closed Monday, Jan. 20, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We hope you all stay safe […]

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Walk-in advising cancellations for Jan. 13–14

Filed in News and announcements by on January 10, 2020

Walk-in advising sessions for international students and scholars will be canceled on the following dates: International students (F-1/J-1) Monday, Jan. 13 (morning and afternoon) Tuesday, Jan. 14 (afternoon only) International sponsored students (F-1/J-1) Monday, Jan. 13 Tuesday, Jan. 14 (virtual session) International scholars (J-1/H-1B) Monday, Jan. 13 If you need assistance during a time walk-in […]

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MU faculty can teach abroad in China during July 2020

Filed in News and announcements by on January 8, 2020

MU faculty are invited to teach a two-week intensive course as part of the International Immersion Program at Southwest University in Chongqing, China. This is a great opportunity to expand your teaching experience and network with faculty at one of MU’s partner institutions in China. The program runs July 6–17 and includes: Round-trip airfare reimbursement […]

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H-1B walk-in advising canceled Tuesday, Jan. 7

Filed in News and announcements by on January 7, 2020

Walk-in advising for H-1B scholars is canceled for Tuesday, Jan. 7. J-1 scholar walk-in advising will held as scheduled. If you need assistance during that time, please contact your adviser.

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International Center closed Monday, Dec. 16; will open at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17

Filed in News and announcements by on December 16, 2019
International Center closed Monday, Dec. 16; will open at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17

Updated: 8:54 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16 The International Center will open at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17. Additional information is available from Mizzou News. The International Center, along with the entire MU campus, is closed today, Monday, Dec. 16, due to winter weather. Additional information about the campus closure is available on the MU Alert […]

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International Center awards more than $35,000 in study abroad scholarships for winter break and spring 2020

Filed in News and announcements by on December 13, 2019
International Center awards more than $35,000 in study abroad scholarships for winter break and spring 2020

The International Center is pleased to award $35,255 in study abroad scholarships to 84 MU students studying abroad during winter break 2019/20, spring 2020 or spring break 2020. Students have the opportunity to apply for these scholarships as part of the study abroad application process. Congratulations to all the recipients! International Center Scholarship Provides need-, […]

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International Center closed Dec. 25–Jan. 1

Filed in News and announcements by on December 12, 2019
International Center closed Dec. 25–Jan. 1

The International Center 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. Passport and photo services will also be closed. Regular office hours will resume Thursday, Jan. 2. Additionally, walk-in advising for all international students and scholars will be canceled […]

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Sponsored student walk-in advising schedule changes for December

Filed in News and announcements by on December 9, 2019

Sponsored student walk-in advising will have the following schedule changes in December: Wednesday, Dec. 18: 1:30–3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20: Canceled If you need assistance during one of these times, please email your adviser.

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New study abroad planning scholarship offers $2,000 awards

Filed in News and announcements by on November 27, 2019

The International Center is pleased to announce the Council on International Initiatives Study Abroad Scholarship — five $2,000 awards will be awarded each year to MU freshmen or sophomores who are planning to study abroad. The scholarship is sponsored by the MU Council on International Initiatives, which advises the provost on priorities and actions related […]

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International Center closed for Thanksgiving break

Filed in News and announcements by on November 25, 2019

The center will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29. We will resume regular hours on Monday, Dec. 2. We wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

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