Resources for International Students

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All International Student and Scholar inquiries should be directed to the Office of International Students and Scholars

Visit the Office of International Student Services Webpage

OISS Contact Phone Email
Office of International Student Services, OISS has advised that all questions and concerns should be directed to their listed phone number or email address -->  973-353-1427

International Travel Updates

COVID 19 Policy

  • Prior to your enrollment, you must meet the health and immunization requirements mandated by New Jersey State law and university policies. The requirements are designed to protect your health, and the health of others including fellow students, staff, and clinical patients.
  • All Rutgers students (new, returning and re-enrolling) are required under University Policy 10.3.13 to provide proof of health records and certain immunization.
  • Students admitted and registered required under Policy 10.3.14 to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they have received a medical or religious exemption approved in writing by Rutgers’ Waiver Review Committee or are exempt from the Policy for any of the other reasons listed in the Policy.
  • Students who accept admission to Rutgers must upload evidence of immunization to the Rutgers Student Immunization portal as soon as the vaccination series is completed and no later 7 calendar days after their acceptance date.
  • Students accepted can requesta request a medical or religious exemption must submit their request, via Rutgers' Student Immunization portal, no later than 7 calendar days after their acceptance date. Information on the exemption request process is outlined below.
  • To learn more about COVID 19 accinations and exemption requests, please visit the Univeristy COVID 19 site.
  • For information related to immunizations, please visit university-wide immunization information site.  

Additional Contacts

Connect with your Academic Advisor

How Do You Want Your Refund?

As you prepare and anticipate your potential housing, dining and/or parking refund, we want to inform you of the options available to receive your funds.

Direct Deposit

If you have a valid U.S bank account, we highly recommend you set up direct deposit at in order to receive your refunds faster and more securely. If you have direct deposit already set up, please check to verify that your U.S. bank account is still active.


If you processed payment online through Flywire, we can refund the original payor’s account directly. Please note, Flywire may charge a 0.5% refund processing fee. Please immediately email us at if you prefer this refund option. Please include your 9-digit Rutgers ID number (RUID) in the email.

Paper Check

If you cannot set up direct deposit, or did not make payment/choose to refund through Flywire, you will be mailed a paper check. Please update your official Rutgers University mailing address immediately.

Please refer to our FAQ page for a full list of questions and answers on refunds and other finance-related issues.