Scheduled Renovation for ISSS

Date of Announcement: July 25, 2013

Dear Penn Community:

The office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is pleased to inform you that we are returning to our newly-renovated space.  Thus, our office will be closed on Friday, August 2 and will reopen at 1pm on Monday, August 5.  We look forward to welcoming you to our renovated space in Suite 1W of International House.

In addition, the university will be closed on Friday, August 16, 2013, as a Special Administrative Day-Off.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  Please feel free to contact me should you have any questions.

Thank you.

Rodolfo R. Altamirano, Ph.D.
Director, International Student and Scholar Services
Office of the Vice Provost for Global Initiatives
University of Pennsylvania
 


Date of Announcement: April 5, 2013

To the Penn Community:
 
I am writing to let you know that the Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) will begin undergoing renovations on April 26.  

Here is our modified schedule from April 26 until our relocation on May 7 to temporary space on the sixth floor of International House:
 
April 26-May 1
•    Walk-in advising, drop-off, and pick up service from 2-4 pm in our usual offices in Suite 1W of International House

May 2-May 3
•    ISSS will be closed.

May 6
•    Walk-in advising, drop-off, and pick up service from 2-4 pm in our temporary space on the sixth floor of International House

May 7
•    We resume full operations in our temporary space on the sixth floor of International House

We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.  We will of course be available for any immigration emergencies throughout this period.  

We look forward to welcoming you to our renovated space in Suite 1W of International House later this summer.  
 
Please feel free to contact me should you have any questions.  

Thank you.

Rodolfo R. Altamirano, Ph.D.
Director, International Student and Scholar Services
Office of the Vice Provost for Global Initiatives
University of Pennsylvania