A traveler without observation
is a bird without wings.
–Moslih Eddin SaadiCurrent international students and Visiting Language Instructors at UMW must be mindful of certain immigration regulations for their time in the U.S. If you are a newly admitted student, please consult the Before You Arrive checklist. Please contact the Center for International Education with any questions.
Maintaining Your Status
It is important that internationals on F-1 and J-1 visas understand the immigration responsibilities required to maintain their status. Please download the document below that corresponds to you, and ensure you are in compliance with the guidelines. Any violation of these regulations puts you at risk of disciplinary action or deportation.