New International Student Fee

The University of Michigan’s Board of Regents has approved an international student service fee of $500/term that will go into effect Fall Term 2019. The university places a high priority on providing sufficient services and infrastructure to support international students, and the fee will enable the university to maintain and enhance its campus-wide commitment to international student services, programming, and administration.

Short Term Job Opportunity for Students

The University of Michigan Conference & Event Services is looking for ambitious, customer service oriented student staff for a two-week conference from Friday, July 19th through Friday, August 2nd. Both U.S. and international students are encouraged to apply; this is on-campus employment and a work-study award is not required. The University will be hosting the National Training Institute (NTI), a 10 day educational training conference of electricians who will be our guests on the University campus.

New Questions on Visa Application Form

The Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application  (Form DS-160) now requires applicants to provide information on all social media platforms they have used within the last five years. You will be required to provide your username, screen name, handle, or other identifier for each platform you have used, but you will not be required to provide your passwords. You will also be asked for your current email address and phone number and for any additional email addresses and phone numbers you have used in the previous five years, but you will not be required to provide your passwords.