Our staff is committed to providing career expertise and advice to ensure that our students maintain their immigration status and compliance with Department of Homeland Security's immigration regulation through their immigration, academic and employment experiences.
International Student Services is here to assist you and provide you with the resources you need. ISS coordinates and administers programs that serve international students, faculty, and the BAC community. Our staff is aware of the demands associated with studying in another country and the special needs of international students.
We hope that you will feel comfortable coming to us with any concerns that you may have and invite you to visit our office so we can be of assistance to you.
Immigration Guidance and Maintaining Status
Form I-20 issuance for undergraduate, graduate students, and dependents
Advising and assistance with immigration issues
Making referrals to other campus services to assist international students
Assistance requesting a change of non-immigration status
F-1 extensions of stay in the United States
Grace Period after completions of degree
Reinstatement of status
Leave of Absence
Navigate the USACross cultural activities and support
Procedures for obtaining a Social Security Number
Obtaining a Massachusetts Driver's License or ID
Setting up a Bank Account
Obtaining a mobile phone
Student Exchange Programs
Study at the BAC
Tel: + 617-585-0223
320 Newbury Street
1st floor Rm 115
9am - 6pm and by appointment