Welcome to the Office of International Affairs!

 Our Mission

The Office of International Affairs’ (OIA) mission is to enrich and foster the educational and work experience of Texas A&M University-San Antonio’s international community. The OIA serves as a welcoming presence for international students, and international faculty. The role of the OIA is to provide international admissions and immigration support to international students seeking an education at A&M-SA, and to facilitate in the immigration process of foreign faculty hired at A&M-SA. The OIA protects the integrity of the university by upholding institutional policies and compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.

OIA Services

The OIA offers services to both international students and foreign faculty such as:

  • Immigration advising
  • Manage International student health insurance
  • Provide workshops to international students
  • Cultural events/programming
  • We advise on different visa categories, e.g, F-1, J-1, H-1B, TN and filing for permanent residency
  • Facilitate with employment-based permanent residency sponsorship
  • Act as a liaison for institutional departments and government agencies

Did You Know? 

Did you know you can book an appointment with the Office of International Affairs in a variety of ways? Find out the many different ways you can book an appointment with us by watching the video below:


Important Dates

January 19 Classes Begin
January 27 Census Date
January 29 Spring 2021 Graudation Application Deadline
April 30 Last day to drop a course or withdraw
May 11 End of Spring Semester
May 14 Spring Commencement