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Walk-in advising cancellations for July 3-5

Filed in News and announcements by on June 24, 2019

Please note the following cancellations for walk-in advising. Wednesday, July 3: International sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Thursday, July 4: International Center closed for Independence Day, all walk-in advising canceled Friday, July 5: International student walk-in advising canceled

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SEVIS fees to increase starting June 24

Filed in News and announcements by on June 12, 2019

The U.S. Student Exchange and Visitor Program recently announced changes to its fees. These changes will be implemented at midnight EDT on June 24, 2019, and will impact international students and scholars on specific visas.   F-1/J-1 international students If you will apply for an F-1 or J-1 visa, you are required to pay an […]

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International Center closed 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Thursday, June 6

Filed in News and announcements by on May 31, 2019

The International Center will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, June 6, for an all-staff event. Morning walk-in advising for international students will end at 11:30 a.m. on this day, but afternoon walk-in advising for international and sponsored students will be held as scheduled.

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Sponsored Student Program adds virtual advising sessions

Filed in News and announcements by on May 24, 2019

Beginning June 4, the International Center’s Sponsored Student Program will offer virtual advising sessions. These sessions are available to all incoming or current international sponsored students. Virtual advising sessions are held from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and from 1 to 3 p.m. on Thursdays. Registration for virtual advising appointments is open now — […]

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Sponsored student walk-in advising canceled Tuesday, May 21

Filed in News and announcements by on May 20, 2019

Sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled Tuesday, May 21. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser.

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International Center summer hours

Filed in News and announcements by on May 16, 2019

From Monday, May 20, through Friday, Aug. 2, the International Center will adopt the following summer hours: 7:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday Regular office hours will resume Monday, Aug. 5.

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2019 MU International Engagement Awards: Call for nominations

Filed in News and announcements by on April 16, 2019

The MU Council on International Initiatives, International Center and Office of the Vice Provost for International Programs seek outstanding faculty, staff and student nominations for the 2019 International Engagement Awards. The nomination deadline is Monday, Sept. 30. The International Engagement Awards recognize the exceptional work carried out by faculty, staff and students to internationalize the […]

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International Center closed 8:30–10 a.m. Thursday, April 18

Filed in News and announcements by on April 16, 2019

The International Center will be closed from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Thursday, April 18, for an all-staff meeting. Walk-in advising will take place as scheduled.

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Sponsored student walk-in advising cancellations for April

Filed in News and announcements by on April 8, 2019

Sponsored student walk-in advising will be canceled on the following dates. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. Monday, April 15 Tuesday, April 16 Monday, April 22

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Funding opportunity for MU faculty at Ghent University in Belgium

Filed in News and announcements by on March 22, 2019

The International Center has an exciting opportunity for faculty interested in developing a relationship with our prestigious partner Ghent University in Belgium. As part of the Erasmus+ European Union program to promote comprehensive internationalization, Ghent is offering funding for one MU faculty member to job shadow, train or plan collaborations with faculty peers at Ghent. […]

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