Welcome to our student resource page. This page is broken up into two sections. The first section is a detailed resources section that leads to dedicated web pages on the topic listed. Simply click on the name of the resource to be taken to the dedicated web page. The second section is a student resources by category section. We have gathered resources based on various student categories. Once you interact with these student categories, various resources will be displayed. Similarly to the detailed resources section, the name of the resource is a hyper link that will take you to the resource. 

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Detailed Resources 


Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is a U.S. federal government agency aimed at protecting consumers and competition by preventing anticompetitive, deceptive, and unfair business practices. One of their strategic goals is to protect consumers from unfair and deceptive practices. The FTC works to prevent fraudulent, deceptive and unfair business practices in the marketplace and to provide information to help consumers spot, stop and avoid them. The FTC’s Consumer Information website ( contains a significant amount of helpful information related to both preventing and responding to incidents like financial scams, immigration scams, identify theft, and many other consumer complaints. ISS encourages all international students to review the information at so they are better informed and prepared to identify issues. If you believe you have been subject to any form of scam or identify theft, ISS strongly recommends you review the information at in detail and take the action(s) recommended by the FTC. Some of the most relevant FTC webpages that may be of interest to international students include the following:

Stay Connected

For any emergencies, please continue follow the TAMU, local news, and government guidance whereever you are located. Most of the following sources also have Facebook that you can find and follow both information and recommended instructions. Below are some examples of sites to follow.


Resources by Category

Below are a few resources categorized by ISS for ease of use. This is NOT an exhaustive list and does not provide all resources available to students. For a comprehensive list of resources, please visit the following websites: To view the resources available in each category, you simply must select the category to expand it.