The Office of International Students and Scholars is here to help create a comfortable and welcoming environment for you during this marvelous adventure of studying in a new country, meeting new friends, and building your own personal and intellectual goals and dreams.
You are a very important part of the Purdue University Northwest family and bring a new world to us here at Purdue Northwest, as well. You are instrumental in promoting globalization and appreciation of the diversity of people and cultures from countries in every corner of the Earth!
We are committed to assisting you in every way that we can to help ensure that your experiences are everything you have dreamed of for your study at Purdue Northwest. Our office is dedicated to providing services and guidance that allow you to receive every benefit available to you as an international student, through our knowledge in immigration regulations and living in America. As a part of the International Affairs Office, we share in the efforts of colleagues to assist all international students by working for you through the admissions process, advising, and cross-cultural programming.
In an effort to better serve our students and scholars, we have walk in advising and scheduled appointment hours.
Current Updates on Immigration Changes
International Students & Scholars (ISS) now provides resources and information to students and scholars regarding the new administration’s changes to immigration law or practice in the U.S. It includes links to information regarding travel, visa issuance, Executive Orders, and a special FAQ page dedicated to answering the most commonly asked questions.