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International Center

  • "Welcome to IIT" International Students

    Need help applying for a visa? The staff of Illinois Tech's International Center can provide you with the answer to this question and others you may have as a new international student.

  • A Refresher for the Current International Student

    Since you are focusing on your studies, the advisors at the International Center are happy to give you an update on matters that are important to you, such as how to maintain or change your student status.

  • A Cultural Clearinghouse for Employees and Scholars

    Whether you’re an international faculty member joining the Illinois Tech community or a J-1 Scholar with a family-related question, IIT’s International Center can assist you in making a transition to campus. 


Front Desk Moving!

The International Center’s front desk operations will be moving to the One Stop on Tuesday, June 6th and Wednesday, June 7th. Starting on Monday, June 12th,  all International Center front desk operations will take place from the One Stop.  

The One Stop is located in Room 106 of the McCormick Tribune Campus Center.  Our contact number (312) 567-3680 will remain the same.

News and Events

OPT (Optional Practical Training) Employment Reporting

The new OPT Employment Reporting App is now live and can be accessed through our OPT Reporting Requirements webpage:…/opt-reporting-requirements

All reports that were submitted through the temporary reporting form will be added to your employment history by International Center staff.
Thank you for your patience.

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