Services Provided

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

  • 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)

  • Individual appointments scheduled upon request 

Contact Information

Kathy Smid
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2225
(630) 942-3328
Email: intlstdt@cod.edu

Regular Hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Evening appointments are available upon request.