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International Center closed 8:45–10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 21

Filed in News and announcements by on February 19, 2019

The International Center will be closed from 8:45 to 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, for an all-staff meeting. Walk-in advising will take place as scheduled.

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International Center closed Monday, Jan. 14; International Student Welcome rescheduled

Filed in News and announcements by on January 13, 2019
International Center closed Monday, Jan. 14; International Student Welcome rescheduled

The International Center, along with the entire MU campus, will remain closed Monday, Jan. 14, due to winter weather. We hope you are all staying safe and warm, and will resume regular office hours on Tuesday, Jan. 15. Information for new international students International Student Welcome will now take place on Tuesday, Jan. 15. New […]

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Advisory notice regarding federal government shutdown

Filed in News and announcements by on January 3, 2019

A partial U.S. government shutdown may affect some immigration related processes; however, most services continue without issues. Airports and Customs and Border Protection will not be affected. However, certain government websites may not be updated during the shutdown. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service, which handles F-1 OPT and H-1B processing, is not affected by […]

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Sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Dec. 19

Filed in News and announcements by on December 19, 2018

International sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled Wednesday, Dec. 19. If you need assistance during that time, please contact your adviser.

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International Center closed Dec. 25–Jan. 1

Filed in News and announcements by on December 14, 2018
International Center closed Dec. 25–Jan. 1

The International Center will be closed Dec. 24–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 be closed. Regular office hours will resume Wednesday, Jan. 2. If you need help regarding the health and safety of an MU international […]

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International student and scholar spring welcome events

Filed in News and announcements by on December 10, 2018

Updated Tuesday, Jan. 22. Are you a new or returning international student or scholar who is looking for some fun things to do before classes start? Here are some events going on around town that you might be interested in: “Fair Housing and the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” with Missouri REALTORS – noon Wednesday, […]

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International Center closed for Thanksgiving break

Filed in News and announcements by on November 19, 2018

The center will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from noon on Wednesday, Nov. 21, through Friday, Nov. 23. We will resume regular hours on Monday, Nov. 26. We wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

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Sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Nov. 20-21

Filed in News and announcements by on November 16, 2018

International sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled Tuesday, Nov. 20 and Wednesday, Nov. 21. If you need assistance during that time, please contact your adviser.

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International sponsored student walk-ins canceled Oct. 30

Filed in News and announcements by on October 30, 2018

Walk-in advising for international sponsored students is canceled for Tuesday, Oct. 30. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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Welcome, Kristen

Filed in News and announcements by on September 12, 2018
Welcome, Kristen

The International Center is pleased welcome Kristen Carranza to its staff. Kristen will be serving as the document specialist for international sponsored students. She graduated from MU in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in English and Spanish, a minor in East Asian studies and a multicultural certificate. She also holds a TEFL certification from CIEE […]

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