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International Center closed for Independence Day

Filed in News and announcements by on July 3, 2018

The International Center will be closed beginning at noon Tuesday, July 3, through Wednesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. If you need assistance during this time, please email your adviser. Wishing everyone a happy and safe Fourth of July celebration!

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International Center closed today, May 30

Filed in News and announcements by on May 30, 2018

The International Center will be closed today, Wednesday, May 30, due to a water outage in the building. Regular office hours will resume Thursday, May 31. If you need assistance while the office is closed, please email your adviser.

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International Center closed noon–2 p.m. May 22

Filed in News and announcements by on May 22, 2018

The International Center will be closed today, May 22, from noon to 2 p.m. for an all-staff event. Afternoon international student (F-1/J-1) advising will be delayed today, but will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

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International Center summer hours

Filed in News and announcements by on May 11, 2018

From Monday, May 14, through Friday, Aug. 3, 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. 6.

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International Center awards $30,500 in study abroad scholarships

Filed in News and announcements by on May 9, 2018
International Center awards $30,500 in study abroad scholarships

The International Center was pleased to award $30,500 to 141 in study abroad scholarships to MU students studying abroad for summer and fall 2018, and academic year 2018/19. Students have the opportunity to apply for these scholarships as part of the study abroad application process. Congratulations to these recipients! International Center Scholarship Provides need-, merit- […]

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Winter break 2018/19 faculty-led study abroad program info sessions

Filed in News and announcements by on April 10, 2018

Do something extraordinary this winter break and study abroad! Come to an information session to learn more about these great opportunities: COSTA RICA: Spanish Language and Costa Rican Culture 3 p.m. Monday, April 17, in N52 Memorial Union   INDIA: Health Science Internship in India 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, in N52 Memorial Union   […]

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International Center closing early Friday, April 6

Filed in News and announcements by on April 2, 2018

The International Center is closing at 4 p.m. Friday, April 6. Regular office hours will resume Monday, April 9.

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Miguel Ayllon appointed interim director of study abroad

Filed in News and announcements by on January 17, 2018
Miguel Ayllon appointed interim director of study abroad

Effective Jan. 8, 2018, Miguel Ayllon began service as interim director of study abroad for the International Center. He formerly served as the director of international engineering and STEM programs, a position shared by the MU College of Engineering and International Center. Offering affordable global experiential learning opportunities for MU students will be a priority. […]

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Barbara Lindeman named first director of student international health, safety and security

Filed in News and announcements by on January 17, 2018
Barbara Lindeman named first director of student international health, safety and security

To continue enhancing its capabilities to support student travel abroad, the MU International Center has named Barbara Lindeman its first director of student international health, safety and security. Lindeman assumed this role Jan. 8, 2018. In accordance with the University of Missouri Collected Rules and Regulations, the International Center is responsible for ensuring the health, safety […]

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International Center closing at noon Thursday, Jan. 11

Filed in News and announcements by on January 11, 2018

The International Center, along with the entire MU campus, will close at noon Thursday, Jan. 11, due to impending winter weather. Afternoon walk-in advising and the J-1 scholar orientation will be canceled. We encourage all students and scholars to stay safe during the predicted freezing rain and slick conditions. Keep an eye on the weather […]

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