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 Haijima – Student Advice Manager (International, Housing, Money)
Adriana Crear – International Student Support Officer
Alana Holland – International Student Support Officer
Limahl MacFarlane - International Student Adviser
Robert Young - International Student Support Adviser

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

To speak to an advisor:

  • drop in any weekday between 9.30 and 12.30 and between 14.00 and 16.00 without the need for an appointment

E-mail contact details: 


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



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