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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.

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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
"Walk-in" Advising is available for the following times, as well as calling to schedule an appointment.

  • Monday - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday - 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday - 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Room: SEC 112 (located in the Student Enrichment Center)


6:00 pm — 9:00 pm
Student Center, Capital Union Building (CUB)

The Latino Gala brings together the Latino and all the Penn State Harrisburg communities. The Gala will take our guests on a trip to Latin American, our traditions and culture by explaining them in five different regions: Islands & Caribbean, Central America, South America-North, South America-South, and Brazil.

11:30 am — 1:00 pm
Morrison Gallery, Library

For the World Poetry Recital lunch, students from around the world will recite poems of their own, or classical poems of their country in their native languages. Translations will be provided. Come to appreciate the beauty of languages and literature.

3:00 pm — 4:15 pm
Gallery Lounge, Olmsted Building

Come to enjoy a virtual tour of South and Southeast Asian through presentations and lunch. Students from the region will share their country, traditions, customs and fun facts with us.

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Senior International Student Adviser
International Student Adviser
International Student Adviser
Program Specialist