International Student Services

The Viterbi Graduate and Professional Programs (GAPP) Office works closely with the Office of International Services (OIS) to assist our international students during their time at USC.  Viterbi graduate students must obtain approval from GAPP advisors before submitting forms to OIS.

Please visit the links below for more information on policies and requirements for international students.

RSS USC Office of International Services News and Updates:

  • Updating U.S. Local Address During Summer Break May 9, 2019
    Students traveling to their home country to spend time with their family and friends or vacationing outside the U.S. over summer break are not required to update their local U.S. address information in their myUSC/OASIS student account even though USCIS regulations state students must report any changes to their residential address within 10 days from […]
  • OIS Welcomes New Staff Member Francisco Gonzalez April 18, 2019
    Francisco Gonzalez has joined OIS as Administrative Assistant. In this role he will be working at the OIS front desk, handling paperwork and answering general questions. A southern California native, Francisco grew up in Boyle Heights and studied Kinesiology at San Diego State University. He is currently a graduate student in the Public Administration program […]
  • 4 Ways to Maximize Your Job Search April 11, 2019
    It’s almost summer, which means it’s the season for job hunting! When applying for jobs, it’s easy to forget what may or may not be appropriate – can you message people for jobs on LinkedIn? Can you email old contacts? We know how stressful the process is, which is why we are here to help! […]
  • Helpful Tips for Interviewing March 6, 2019
    Interviewing for jobs can be very stressful – you’re constantly meeting new people and trying to market your skills, convincing them that you’re the best fit for the specific position in a sea of talented applicants. We’ve prepared a list of tips to help you prepare and stay confident. Before the day of interview Know […]
  • Make the Most of Your Spring Break in Los Angeles March 6, 2019
    Los Angeles, or the City of Angels, is many things – a cultural melting pot, home to Hollywood, and the heart of Southern California. In a city this big, there’s bound to be tons to do! Check out our list of the best things to do in L.A. for a little staycation inspiration. Visit a […]