Please review the information below and follow the links to find information and resources provided by ISS during orientation.  As an international student on the F-1 or J-1 visa, you are responsible for maintaining your legal status during your program of study.

We are very happy that you have chosen to attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  if you should have any questions during your time at UW-Madison, feel free to contact ISS.

Immigration Information
F-1 Information
J-1 Information

Academics and Resources
Academic Integrity
Greater University Tutoring Service

Housing and Hotels
University Housing
Residence Hall Linens
Campus Area Housing
Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau

Health and Health Insurance
University Health Services (UHS)
Student Health Insurance Program (SHIP)
SHIP Video Presentation

Campus Safety
Campus Safety Video

Getting Involved on Campus
ISS Programs and Events
LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer)
BRIDGE: An International Friendship Program
International Reach: Cross Cultural Speakers Program
Center for Leadership and Involvement: Find out about student organizations

Off-Campus Resources
MFIS: Madison Friends of International Students

Orientation Videos and Resources
ISS Pre-Show
VISP & Exchange Orientation Video
Degree Students Orientation Video
ISS Programming Video
ISS Programming Powerpoint
WISA Welcome Video

Orientation Newsletters
Newsletter Issue 1
Newsletter Issue 2
Newsletter Issue 3

International Student Orientation Handbooks
Degree Students
Exchange and Visiting Students