International Student and Scholar Services

The International Students & Scholar Services Office (ISSS) serves approximately 750 international students and scholars who attend Mines.

ISSS provides the following services:
  • Admission of undergraduate international students
  • Advise on immigration regulations by individual appointment and group seminars
  • Prepare legal documents that allow international students to gain work experience through a period of practical training
  • Provide forms required by international students and their dependents to travel outside the U.S.
  • Process legal documents required for the admission of all international students (including undergraduate, graduate, special, exchange, and visiting students)
  • Organize orientation programs for entering international undergraduate and graduate students

ISSS also sponsors events and programs to help students adjust to life in the U.S. and at Mines, and provides counseling related to emergencies and unexpected immigration problems. 

If you have questions about international student admissions, degree programs, billing, financial aid, or housing, please visit those specific Mines pages. Please send other questions and comments about international student life at Mines to
ISSS business hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (MST), Monday through Friday. The office is closed during lunch 12 to 1 p.m.


Contact Information
International Office - Student Center - E110
1200 16th Street Street
Golden, Colorado 80401

303-273-3210; 888-946-9489 ext. 3210
Fax: 303-273-3509  
Skype: isssmines

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