UMass Lowell scales back Fall 2020 plan to minimize students, employees on campus. View the plan for more info.
The International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) manages the regulatory compliance of 2,000+ international students, faculty, and researchers. The ISSO staff, with a cumulative total of over 45 years of experience serving the international population in an academic environment, is a professional resource for the UMass Lowell community. We offer weekly, personalized advising sessions with our immigration advisors and weekly Coffee Hours featuring a variety of on and off-campus resources.
The ISSO works closely with offices across campus, including Career Services & Cooperative Education Center, Human Resources, Graduate and Undergraduate Admissions, International Experience and Study Abroad, and the Office of Multicultural Affairs to ensure the best experience for international students and scholars.