Info for Departments

We offer numerous programs and services that support not only the students at The University of Texas at Austin, but also our faculty and staff. Browse below to find the information that is most useful to you, whether you're looking for help hiring an international employee, starting a study abroad program, getting your passport or traveling on official University business.

Call for Proposals

The International Office invites faculty to submit proposals for programs that further international collaboration, integrate global learning in the classroom, take students abroad for international experiences, and more.

Hiring International Employees

International Student and Scholar Services can help you determine the most appropriate visa to hire a foreign national, invite J-1 visitors, navigate permanent residency applications and employ international students.

Trainings and Workshops

We offer a number of trainings and workshops for departments and international employees on campus. Check back soon for more information.

International Travel Policies

Our Global Risk and Safety unit monitors the travel of students, faculty and staff who go abroad on official university related travel, especially as it pertains to certain regions with heightened security issues.

ITA English Assessment

The International Teaching Assistant (ITA) English Certification process can be confusing. We have resources to help departments register new ITAs.

English Support

We offer English as a Second Language programs specifically for international students, scholars and their families. Find the program that works for you.

Advising Undocumented Students

Undocumented students face unique challenges. We have put together some resources to help advisors better serve undocumented students.

Study Abroad

If you have questions about study abroad or want to get involved in international education, start here and find what you need to know about starting programs, evaluating credit and integrating study abroad into your curriculum.

Passport and ID Services

No need to go off campus to get your passport or ID. We’ve got you covered with a full-service passport office at the International Office.