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International Student Affairs and Programs

About International Student Affairs and Programs (ISAP)

Learn about the International Student Affairs and Programs Office here at CCA.

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Make an Appointment

The best way to see an ISAP Advisor is to make an appointment. Check their availability here!

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New Students: Pre-Arrival Guide

Welcome to CCA! We are sure that you have lots of questions. This guide is a great place to start.

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Maintaining Status (F-1 Students)

As an F-1 student, it is your responsibility maintain your status. The ISAP Office is here to help you.

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Employment Options for F-1 International Students

Our students are dedicated workers, but immigration regulations can be tricky. Learn how to work the right way.

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International Semester Exchange (Study Abroad)

Spend a semester abroad at one of CCA's 15 partner schools across the globe!

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Social Security Number (SSN)

The U.S. Government requires international students to obtain a social security number before they are able to work legally in the United States. For information about this process, read more here.

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Travel - Before You Go

Learn more about the requirements for international student travel, whether traveling domestically within the United States or going abroad while you are a currently enrolled student.

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Exchange Visitors (J-1 Students)

We welcome exchange visitors from around the globe every semester on J-1 Visas. Learn more about J-1 Visa regulations and maintaining status while at CCA.

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Filing tax forms is required by law and is part of your responsibilities as an international student at CCA.

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Meet the ISAP Ambassadors

We have an amazing team of ISAP Ambassadors that work really hard to build community and support our international and domestic students alike. Meet the team here!

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Driver's License, I-94 Record, & ITIN

Here is a link to miscellaneous areas related to acquiring a driver's license or ID card, entry records into the United States, or obtaining an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN.)

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International Student Life

CCA's international students are an important part of our community. Learn how to get more involved in our cultural programming and events!

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Submitting an I-20 Request in Workday Student

Welcome to ISAP! We are happy to help you with your CCA I-20.

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Announcements View More

Time to apply for OPT!

Feb 7, 2019, 9:39 AM by Jessica L. McMillan

If you are completing all degree requirements in May 2019, it is time to apply for OPT! ISAP recommends that you apply NOW to avoid losing any OPT time. For more information, visit here.

International Student TAX info!

Feb 3, 2019, 12:44 PM by Jessica L. McMillan

It's that time of year time! ISAP has put together some general information to help you meet your tax filing obligations.

  • ALL international students who were in the U.S. in 2018 must file at least one tax ...

Immigration Update about Unlawful Presence

Oct 10, 2018, 9:48 AM by Jessica L. McMillan

As of August 9, 2018, any F-1, J-1 or M-1 student or scholar visa holder that intentionally or unintentionally violates their non-immigrant status and remains in the United States will be accruing “unlawful presence”. The days in the United States ...