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International Student and Scholar Services

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When you arrive to Manhattan

You must report your arrival to Kansas State University with International Student and Scholar Services as required by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

To complete the reporting requirements and check-in with ISSS:

  • Have your immigration documents scanned and saved for uploading purposes. Documents include passport (pages with photo and expiration date), I-94 (https://i94.cbp.dhs.gov/I94/#/home), I-20 or DS-2019.

  • Know the U.S. address where you will be currently staying at, even if it is a temporary address.

  • Complete the Check-In survey and upload the requested documents. You will then receive further information with a checklist of next steps.

  • If you  need help translating the check-in survey please review this link: Step by step instructions for webpage translation in Google Chrome


New International Student Orientation

You will be required to attend in-person orientation as well as complete the New International Student Orientation Canvas Course. This course will provide you information regarding immigration regulations as well as the student services available to you. 

Spring 2023 New International Student Orientation will start on January, 9, 2023.


Spring 2023 New International Student Orientation Schedule

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Contact ISSS at: isss@ksu.edu


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