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 Virtual Assistance and Advising Hours
International Student Services (ISS) is committed to providing high quality support and advising services remotely as the world responds to this worldwide health crisis. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, our offices are physically closed in order to ensure the health and safety of our students, faculty, and administration.
Virtual Walk-in Hours via Zoom: https://valenciacollege.zoom.us/j/815628085
Meeting ID: 815 628 085
- Monday, 1pm – 4pm
- Tuesday, 9am – 11:30am
- Wednesday, 1pm – 4pm
- Thursday, 9am – 11:30am
- Friday, 9am – 11:30am
In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, the ISS Office will be closed from Wednesday, Nov. 25 through Sunday, Nov. 29th. We will reopen with regular business hours on Monday, Nov. 30th at 8am.
There will be no Virtual Walk-In Advising on Dec. 1st due to New Student Orientation.
Virtual Advising Appointment via Zoom
If you would like to schedule a virtual appointment with an advisor, please click here. You will receive a confirmation email that includes a Zoom link. At the time of your appointment, click on the Zoom link to connect with your advisor. You can communicate with your advisor using microphone or chat.
Ways to Stay Connected
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.
Resources for Students Moving Online.
Valencia College is introducing new optional grades to limit COVID-19’s disruption to your academic plans.
International Student Service (ISS) offers a simple and convenient way for prospective, newly admitted and current international students to create requests and obtain services.