International Student Services

We are here for you.

Here is how you can access help from us:

You can schedule an appointment by emailing or call 608-246-6201. Please indicate if you prefer Webex (online) or phone and provide your contact information. 

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  • Authorizations & Request International Students

    Visa Requests 

    • Drop A Class
    • Study Less Than Full-Time
    • Extend I-20
    • Reprint I-20 / Request Letter
    • Transfer Out
    • Change / Add Programs
    • Request F-2 Dependent I-20

  • Maintaining F-1 Visa Status

    Maintain F-1 Visa Status

    Important Guidelines:

    • Study Full-Time
    • Report Address Changes
    • Keep Documents Valid
    • I-94 Arrival Record

  • International Student Services Portal

    ISS Portal

    Access ISS Portal:

    • Review and Update
      Profile Often
    • Request and Review

  • International Student Required Health Insurance

    Health Care Resources

    • Required Insurance
    • Benefits
    • Costs
    • Waiver Process

  • International Student Traveling Information

    Travel Requirements

    • Before You Travel
    • Invitation Letter
        For Visitors

  • International Student Working On & Off Campus

    Work Permissions

    • On Campus Jobs
    • Off Campus
    • Get A Social Security
        Number (SSN)

Get Connected On & Off Campus!

Make new friends while learning about other cultures and sharing yours. Madison College encourages cross-cultural experiences between international and U.S. students. Join mentoring programs like Cultural Connect and watch for information on events like the Global Showcase, International Education Week and other fun events and activities!

Madison College International Students

Additional Information