International Students are a cultural and educational asset of the University of Colorado Denver. International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) staff have many years of experience advising, assisting, and educating international students. During your time at CU Denver | CU Anschutz, you may have many questions, and we are here to help you every step of your academic journey.
Pre-Arrival Information is for new international students getting ready to attend the University of Colorado Denver. Learn more about initial immigration documentation, the visa application process, housing, health insurance, academic advising, registering for classes, and more.
We encourage all students to meet with their academic advisor before registering for classes, and it is a critical part of your academic success. Each academic program has unique ways of handling student advising.
Students need to maintain their immigration status while studying at CU Denver. Stay up-to-date on topics like reduced course load, travel, and extension of stay.
Learn more about On-Campus Employment, F-1 CPT, F-1 OPT, J-1 AT, F-1 STEM OPT, and Social Security & Tax Information
Healthcare in the U.S. can be very costly, and a single visit to the emergency room can cost thousands of dollars. Still, we have resources and provide insurance opportunities to students.
The Office of International Affairs is happy to serve as your primary resource regarding sponsor-related questions while attending the University of Colorado Denver.