International Students | Kent State University

The Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) assists international students and scholars during their stay at Kent State University. ISSS is responsible for many processes related to students' and scholars' experiences in the U.S., including:

  • Issuing I-20s and DS-2019s
  • Planning programming and activities for international students and their families
  • Hosting workshops on compliance with immigration regulations
  • Assisting international students in applying for benefits (including OPT and CPT) and changing immigration status, if necessary