Office of International Student Advocacy


Foundation for International Understanding Through Students (FIUTS)

FIUTS is a nonprofit organization based on the campus of the University of Washington and focused on promoting international understanding and community.

Center for International Relations and Cultural Leadership Exchange (CIRCLE)

CIRCLE provides programs such as CIRCLE of friends, CIRCLE Success & Well being coaching, Global Leadership Series, In the Loop Podcast, and Tuesday Tea. Check out their website for more information!

Unite UW

Unite UW host quarterly program consists of about 90 participants and facilitators combined. They thrive to bring international students together by hosting kick-off, the retreat, closing night, and several bonding events.

International Student Services

International Student Services helps:

  • Provide guidance on maintaining F-1 or J-1 immigration status while attending the UW
  • Process F-1 and J-1 immigration benefits
  • Navigate university policy and understand F-1 and J-1 visa restrictions
  • Ensure university and student compliance with immigration policies
  • Provide educational tools, including workshops and tutorials

Student Legal Services

Student Legal Services (SLS) is an on-campus law office that provides a safe and confidential space for all UW-Seattle and Bothell students who have legal questions or concerns. SLS offers free 40-minute consultations on a broad range of issues. Students can also hire us for ongoing representation for a low hourly rate.

Resources for RSOs

ASUW OISA Event Support Request Form

Other Useful On-Campus Resources

Get involved with the Office of International Student Advocacy!

Want to observe a meeting or volunteer with OISA?

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Drop by: HUB 131J

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