OISS continues to provide services online. For more information, visit the OISS Coronavirus FAQ page.
Rice University’s Office of International Students & Scholars' (OISS) mission is to enhance the experience of the international population (which includes all non-immigrant visa students, researchers and faculty) through serving as the chief liaison office for: immigration advising, cultural adaptation, international compliance, networking / public connections, and academic support, with university departments, government agencies, and community advocates.
OISS is proud to serve all international degree-seeking and visiting students at Rice University. This section of the website contains information for new and current students, as well as alumni currently on OPT or STEM OPT.