Texas A&M University-Kingsville


International Student Services

Mission Statement

The Office of International Student Services is committed to supporting and serving students, faculty and staff at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. We continually strive to be friendly, efficient and professional in all that we do to support higher education.

NEW: Processing Fees for Employment Authorization Requests

Effective August 25, 2014, The Office of International Student Services will be implimenting processing fees for the following services:

CPT Employment Requests: $20.00       OPT Employment Requests: $25.00      OPT Extension Requests: $15.00

Instructions for submitting processing fees online through TAMUK MarketPlace can be found on the following handout:

Submitting Processing Fees Through TAMUK MarketPlace

Deadline for Mandatory Check-in for New & Transferring International Students

All international students attending TAMUK for the first time will need to Check-In with the International Student Services Office.

**We highly recommend that students check-in with our office no later than August 18, 2014, as classes fill up quickly.

The last day to check-in with our office for the Fall 2014 term is August 22, 2014.  Students who arrive after this date may not be able to register for class.

Our office will be having new student check-in twice a day for your convenience:

Morning Check-In @ 10:00 a.m.


Afternoon Check-In @ 2:00 p.m.

Please arrive early, as space is limited.

Location: Cousins Hall, Room 113A (Front Desk)

**Please allow a minimum of 45-60 minutes for the check-in process**

Please bring the following documents when reporting for Check-In:

TAMUK I-20 (If a U.S. transfer student, please provide previous school’s I-20)


I-94 Number (print out I-94 number at https://i94.cbp.dhs.gov)

International Student Orientation

International students attending TAMUK for the first time are required to attend International Student Orientation.  You may find further information regarding orientation on our Student Activities website.


International Student Services

Cousin's Hall, Room 113A (Front Desk)

MSC 176 Kingsville, Tx 78363 USA

Telephone 361-593-3317

Fax 361-593-3984

Email : International Student Services

This page was last updated on: July 28, 2014