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International Student Support Services

Each year, Penn State Harrisburg becomes the home of hundreds of international students from several dozen different countries. The Office of International Student Support Services (ISSS) houses the International Student Advisers and provides support services for international students in matters relating to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) paperwork, social, and cultural issues.

ISSS also provides a wide range of events and programs to help international students adjust to cultural life on campus. From the orientation program to ongoing cultural celebrations to academic support for success, ISSS is here to help our international students have a rewarding and fulfilling experience while at Penn State Harrisburg.



6:00 pm — 9:30 pm
Capital Union Building (CUB), Penn State Harrisburg

Come and enjoy the festival of lights to celebrate the triumph of good over evil.

3:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Oliver LaGrone Cultural Arts Center, Olmsted Building

Come and enjoy a Kuwaiti style coffee hour with friends. Sit down relax, sip on a coffee and make new friends.

11:30 am — 12:30 pm
Oliver LaGrone Cultural Arts Center, Olmsted Building

A great opportunity to enjoy dinner from a very diverse cuisine that has been influenced by five different traditions. Join us for this event to try this unique dish and make new friends.

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ISSS - Hours of Operation
  Opens Closes
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Advising Hours
  Opens Closes
Monday - Friday 11:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m.



Room: E131 (located in the Olmsted Building )