About Us

The International Student Affairs office strives to create an environment that allows for successful educational and personal experiences at UMKC. We assist students throughout their application process and orientation to campus and the U.S. classroom. We also provide immigration advising, cultural events, community outreach and programs to help international students make the most of their time in the U.S. We are committed to providing culturally sensitive services of the highest quality. The International Student Affairs Office is in the division of Student Affairs Enrollment Management at UMKC.

Mission Statement

International Student Affairs is responsible for the recruitment, admission, orientation, advising and retention of international students.