Scholars & Employees


The Office of International Services (OIS) handles immigration matters for all international researchers, and scholars at the University of South Florida. We are your resource on all matters related to visas and immigration status.


Hosting a Scholar


Scholar Application


Health Insurance


Pre and Post Arrival


Bringing Family


Living in Tampa Bay


Maintaining Status




212(e), Waivers, Bars


Employment Visas


Permanent Residency