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Office of International Students & Scholars
6901 Willow Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Tel: (504) 865-5208
Fax: (504) 865-5209

Office of International Students and Scholars

Thank you for visiting the portal for the Tulane Office of International Students and Scholars. Here you will find information on Tulane's U.S. immigration support services; programs for the Tulane international community; and general information for Tulane's international students, scholars, faculty and staff.


The mission of the Office of International Students and Scholars is to provide leadership in the internationalization of Tulane University by supporting the Tulane international community and facilitating cross-cultural interaction. By way of support, OISS offers quality programs and services and ensures compliance with federal immigration regulations.

Our strong belief is that a vibrant international community enriches Tulane University and the New Orleans community and is an essential component to understanding our role within the Global community.

Kristy Magner

Belinda Schneider
Program Manager- F-1 Students

Nancy Lauland
Program Manager- H-1B and J-1 Faculty and Staff

Beth Nazar
Program Manager- J-1 Students

Evan Kirk
Operations Assistant

For general information, check-in, document drop off/pick up, letter requests etc.: Come visit us Monday- Friday 8:30a.m.- 5:00p.m. If you would like to meet with and advisor, please schedule an appointment.

Travel Abroad for International Students, Scholars, Faculty and Staff: If you are not a US citizen or Legal Permanent Resident and you plan to travel outside of the United States you will need to have OISS process your immigration paperwork to allow you to re-enter the United States. You will need to submit a travel signature request, along with your immigration documentation. Please allow at least three business days prior to your anticipated travel date for document processing and verification of your immigration status. If you do not allow three days, you will have to pay to ship your documents to your destination.


Information for International Students


Information for Faculty/Staff (J-1, H-1B and TN)

Information for Sponsoring Departments & Admissions Guidlines

Announcements & Events

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OISS Activities Calendar

Tulane International Classifieds