Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Graham Center 355
11200 S.W. 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Ph: (305) 348-2421
Fax: (305) 348-1521

Walk-In Hours: Wednesdays
9:30am - 12:00pm

Biscayne Bay Campus
Wolfe University Center 363
3000 N. E. 151st Street
North Miami, FL 33181
Ph: (305) 919-5813
Fax: (305) 919-4824

Walk-In Hours: Wednesdays
2:30pm - 4:00pm

Hours of Operation:
8:00am to 5:00pm
Closed Weekends & Holidays

Welcome to
International Student and Scholar Services
ISSS welcomes all international students at FIU!
We are glad you have chosen to pursue your educational goals at the right place: FIU is a dynamic institution of learning with a diverse student population that includes about 2500 international students from over 125 countries.
New Students

All new international students, including transfer students, are required to attend the International Student Immigration Orientation. Students may choose an orientation at either the Modesto A. Maidique Campus (MMC) or the Biscayne Bay Campus.


If you have been admitted to FIU and have already received an I-20 or DS-2019, please read this IMPORTANT information about your next steps:
Click here


If you missed the ONLINE Pre-Arrival Information Session on Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 9:00am (Eastern Time US), please click here for the recorded session

In this session we discussed what you should do before departing your home country and what you should do once you arrive in Miami, Florida and at FIU.  Please direct any questions to us at International exchange students should direct their questions to

For information on how to purchase medical insurance, please contact Student Health Services or click here
New Students:  Have you checked in with ISSS?
Click here for more information
First semester in the U.S. (or in Miami) and feeling a bit lost? The International Peer Mentor Program is for you! Click here for more information.

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International Peer Mentor Program

View the Peer Mentor Presentation
from the Student Life Q & A

OPT Info for Current Students: Click here
Prospective International Students
  We are glad you are interested in FIU! If you have not yet applied or have not yet been admitted, please contact the appropriate admissions office for information about the admissions process.
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