MSU Office for International Students & Scholars

About MSU Office for International Students & Scholars

The mission of the Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) is to provide support to Michigan State University’s international students, scholars and families.

Services include:
- Advising on and facilitating compliance with U.S. immigration regulations.
- Conducting orientations and other special programming that help international students and scholars integrate into and adjust to the academic, cultural and social life of MSU.
- Serving as a liaison with U.S. government agencies, foreign embassies, sponsors and educational foundations that support international students and scholars.
- Contributing to the internationalization of MSU by providing opportunities for growth through cross-cultural interactions.

[MSU Equal Employment Opportunity Statement] All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.


Global Ambassador

June 2021 - September 2021 East Lansing, MI
“I liked assisting incoming international students in adjusting to life at MSU and in the U.S. and even introducing them to all the resources MSU has to offer. ”

Front Desk Receptionist

May 2018 East Lansing, MI
“The work environment is very friendly and my peers are very helpful.”
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