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Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday- ISO Closed
Monday, January 16, 2017
The ISO will be closed for an Institute-wide observance of the MLK holiday.

World Music Hangout
Thursday January 26, 2017, Lewis Music Library, 14E-109
Hang out, bring your instrument, or play our piano!
Advance sign-up for performers required:
Co-sponsored by MIT Libraries & ISO

ISO Guide to American Culture
Tuesday January 31, 2017, E19-202
ISO staff will present an American Culture "Survival Guide." American snacks served. RSVP requested

Working After Graduation: Immigration Issues & Options
Thursday February 2, 2017, Stata 32-123

Immigration attorneys from Iandoli Desai & Cronin, P.C. will present an overview of available employment-based visa options.

Welcome to the International Students Office (ISO) at MIT. The ISO serves all incoming and currently enrolled international students at the Institute. The ISO assists students in maintaining their legal status in the United States, provides support for their dependents, and promotes interaction with and integration into the MIT community at large.

MIT ISO Announcements

[New] ISO has moved to E18-219 – Come and visit us at our new location in Building E18. Visitors should enter through 50 Ames Street. Also, check out our updated mailing addresses.

[New] 2016-2017 Statistics – This year's statistics are now online.

USCIS Announces Increase In Application Fees -- For applications received on or after December 23, 2016, F-1 Optional Practical Training, F-1 STEM OPT, and J-2 work permission application fees will increase.

Tax & Immigration Scams Protect your information! Please contact the MIT Police or the ISO if you receive requests for your personal information from an un-solicitated source.

ISO Newsletter -- Read current and past issues of the new ISO Newsletter.  For non-students, you can also subscribe to receive published copies by email.

Assigned Advisors for Students – Each international student is assigned a dedicated ISO advisor by MIT program. Find your advisor here.

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