Scholars

International Faculty & Scholars

As the portal to UT, International Student & Scholar Services facilitates visa paperwork for over 1,500 faculty and scholars annually. Follow the links for information about applying for visas, arriving in Austin, resources for your family or dependents and changing your status.

Other Visa Categories

International Employees in Other Visa Categories

International Student & Scholar Services will assist in processing applications for individuals in TN/TD status and in exceptional cases, O-1 status. If you are an international employee employed in an academic position with work authorization that was not facilitated by ISSS (for example: F-1 Optional Practical Training or J-1 Academic Training), please email scholars@austin.utexas.edu to notify ISSS of your employment.