About us

The International Student Support (ISS) team provides a professional and dedicated advisory service to all prospective and currently registered international students.

We offer advice on immigration and visa issues, employment and families.  We also organise Meet and Greet and International Orientation each year, produce a Pre-Departure Guide and also organise events for international students and their families.

Maria Luisa Haijima – Student Advice Manager (International, Housing, Money)
Adriana Crear – International Student Support Officer and Team Leader 
Robert Young - International Student Support Adviser

Please refer to International Student Support in the first instance with regards all immigration issues. 

You can speak to an advisor on following days: 

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 9.30 and 12.30 and between 14.00 and 16.00 and

Tuesdays and Thursdays between 14.00 and 16.00

You do not need an appointment to see us. 

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To get in touch please contact the Student Services Centre -  www.surrey.ac.uk/ask/

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