Resources

This page is intended to provide timely information and resources regarding academic and immigration advising to international students under F-1 visa status during the Coronavirus 2020 (COVID-19) outbreak.

ISS Assistance and Advising Hours

All Valencia College campuses are now open. International Student Services (ISS) is committed to providing high quality support and advising services both remotely and on-site, while continuing to ensure the health and safety of our students, faculty, and administration. We strongly encourage you to take measures to protect yourself including being vaccinated, staying home if you don’t feel well, and wearing a mask when you are indoors.


Virtual Office Hours

The ISS Office remains fully operational with regular business hours virtual and on-site.

Monday through Friday
8am – 5pm

Frequently Asked Questions

International Students Coronavirus FAQs

Learn More

Virtual Advising

Virtual Walk-in Hours via Zoom: https://valenciacollege.zoom.us/j/815628085
Meeting ID: 815 628 085

Monday: 1pm to 4pm
Tuesday: 9am to 11:30am
Wednesday: 1pm to 4pm
Thursday: 9am to 11:30am
Friday: 9am to 11:30am

*ISS staff is available during regular office hours 8am to 5pm, on-site Monday - Thursday and fully remote  on Fridays.


On-site Advising
West & Osceola Campuses (on-site office hours are Monday - Thursday 8AM - 5PM)

  • Monday: Walk-in (9am to 11:30am), Appointment Only (1pm to 4pm)
  • Tuesday: Appointment Only (9am to 12pm), Walk-in (1pm to 4pm)
  • Wednesday: Appointment Only (9am to 12pm)
  • Thursday: Appointment Only (1pm to 4pm)

East & Downtown Campuses (on-site office hours are Monday - Thursday 8AM - 5PM)

  • Monday: Appointment Only (9am to 12pm)
  • Tuesday: Appointment Only (1pm to 4pm)
  • Wednesday: Walk-in (9am to 11:30am), Appointment Only (1pm to 4pm)
  • Thursday: Appointment Only (9am to 12pm), Walk-in (1pm to 4pm)

*ISS staff is available during regular office hours 8am to 5pm, on-site Monday - Thursday and fully remote  on Fridays.


Advising Appointment via Zoom or On-Site
If you would like to schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with an advisor, please click here. You will receive a confirmation email. If via Zoom, at the time of your appointment, click on the Zoom link in the confirmation to connect with your advisor. You can communicate with your advisor using microphone or chat.

Ways to Stay Connected

iss@valenciacollege.edu
407-582-5830
407-582-2220

If we miss your call, please leave a voicemail that includes your name, VID, short description of your inquiry, and a phone number where we can reach you. A member of the ISS team will return your call as soon as possible.


Keep Learning

Resources for Students Moving Online.

Grade Options

Valencia College is introducing new optional grades to limit COVID-19’s disruption to your academic plans.

myISS

International Student Service (ISS) offers a simple and convenient way for Valencia College international students to create requests and obtain services.