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Upcoming

International Student Tax Talk
March 7, 2014, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, Bldg. 4-370
Join us for a Tax Talk focusing on tax topics and filing for international students and residents. Sponsored by H& R Block and the ISO.

Working After Graduation: Immigration Concerns
March 10, 2014, 12:00pm to 1:30pm, Bldg. 4-370
This seminar will focus on rules regulating employment opportunities after graduation for international graduates including information about H1-B visa status and US permanent residency. Presented by Iandoli and Desai, Attorney-at-Law

Post-completion Off-campus Work Permission
March 2014 - June 2014
Students who plan to graduate this semester and would like to work in the U.S. after graduation should apply for post-completion of degree Optional Practical Training.

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

GLACIER Tax Prep Software System – Our online tax preparation software system is now available. New this year - "Welcome to the U.S. Tax System" online video found near the bottom of the page after you log in. U.S. Tax forms are due April 15, 2014.

ISO Walk-In Appointment Pilot – The ISO will continue walk-in hours on Mondays from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Appointments will be first come, first served.

Winter and Spring Travel –If you plan to travel during the upcoming season, please read our travel advisory page to be prepared for re-entry to the US.

New Electronic I-94 card – US Customs and Border Patrol has automated their I-94 system and only issue electronic I-94 cards if you are traveling by air or sea.

Newly Admitted Students – Congratulations on your admissions to MIT. Graduate admits, please click on the above link to get started. Undergraduate admits will be receiving more information by e-mail.