Summer Hours: COD Glen Ellyn campus is closed on Fridays through Aug. 11. Visit the Campus Hours page for more information and exceptions.

Services Provided

The International Student Services office helps F-1 students maintain their immigration status by offering the following services: 

F-1 Immigration Advising

  • Mandatory F-1 International Student Orientation (offered each term for new F-1 international students)
  • Group Information Sessions for Change of Status, Reinstatement and Practical Training (scheduled upon request)

USCIS Application and Notification Assistance


Request for Official Letters

  1. Instructions
  2. Request Form
  • Obtaining a Temporary Illinois Drivers License 
  1. Instructions
  2. Request Form


Employment Assistance

Cross-Cultural/Personal Advising

Contact Information


Kathy Smid
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2225
(630) 942-3328
Fax: (630) 942-2323

Summer Hours: June 4 through Aug. 13
Summer hours at COD are in effect June 4 through Aug. 13. During this time, most buildings on the Glen Ellyn campus are closed Fridays to Sundays.

Regular Hours
Mondays to Fridays: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays: Closed
Evening appointments are available upon request.


College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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