International Student Conference (ISC)


Past Spring 2019 Conference 
 
 January 10th, 2019  

 

The purpose of this conference is to bring together international students, guests, faculty, and staff. The conference will feature informational sessions and a resource fair including on and off campus services applicable to international student needs. Best of all, the conference is FREE to attend and refreshments will be provided.
Conference Information
  • Registration Information (Registration Is open)
    • Registration is closed as this event has past.
    • To ensure the ISC sign-in process is as efficient as possible, please bring your Aggie Card (Texas A&M identification card) to the conference. If you do not have an Aggie Card, make sure you know your UIN. Visit http://sbs.tamu.edu/aggiecard/ for information about how to obtain your Aggie Card.

ISC map in MSC
  • For transit information, go to transport.tamu.edu
  • For a map of campus, go to http://aggiemap.tamu.edu/.
  • The MSC is located on main campus and there are several off-campus buses that will take you very close to the MSC. Visit http://transport.tamu.edu/BusRoutes/ for details.
  • If you plan to drive to the conference, the closest visitor parking is available in the Cain Garage and the University Center Garage (attached to the Koldus Building). This garage is located across the street from the MSC. For information about other visitor parking areas on-campus, visit http://transport.tamu.edu/parking/visitor.aspx. If you already have a parking permit, visit http://transport.tamu.edu/Parking/special.aspx#break to find out where you can park.
  • The Welcome session, lunch and Resource fair will be held at Rudder Theater Complex.
  • The presentation sessions will be held at the Bethancourt Ballroom at the MSC.
8am Registration and breakfast
9am General Welcome - Room 2300C (Open to all students)
          Greeting by ISS Directors and International Student Association
          Aggie Traditions by Traditions Council
          Welcome by Dr. Henry Musoma
10:15am Session 1      
          J-1 Visa, Now What?      CPT Workshop      F-1 Visa, Now What?
11:15am Session 2     
          Guide to Scams          Safety and Career Center
12 Noon Lunch
1pm Session 3     
          Dating in US     Campus Employment SSN and Tax      University Libraries
2pm Session 4
          OPT Workshop          Academic Expectations 
3pm Session 5
          Supporting Your Success - Student Health and Student Counseling Services
3pm-4:30pm
          Resource Fair 

Spring 2019 ISC Agenda
Thank you for your interest in volunteering! The Spring ISC has past and we would be happy to contact you for other events that you can volunteer for to help international students at Texas A&M. 
 
If you have additional questions, please contact us at stevenwhite@tamu.edu.
Connect to TAMU International Student Services through one of the following ways:                          
 
Check out the photos from the Fall 2018 International Student Conference
https://tinyurl.com/TAMUISCFall18Photos

   
         
Check out the photos from the Fall 2018 International Student Conference
http://tx.ag/SpringISC2019Photos​


Event Details
DATE: Thursday, January 10, 2019

LOCATION: MSC 2300 Bethancourt Ballroom (2nd Floor)