International students at NKU

International Student and Scholar Services provides tailored services for students and scholars who are sponsored by various organizations, institutions and governments. This specialized support serves as a central point of contact and liaison between Northern Kentucky University and sponsoring agencies.

We help by:

  • Serving as the main contact for sponsors and their students
  • Simplifying university processes for students and their sponsors
  • Assisting with financial related issues
  • Identifying and developing relationships with prospective sponsoring agencies
  • Serving as liaison on health insurance waiver requests
  • Maintaining outstanding relationships with all current sponsoring agencies
  • Assisting with immigration needs
  • Assisting with campus integration and adjustment to life in Highland Heights/Cincinnati
  • Academic and Enrollment Support
  • Letters for Financial Sponsors - See Forms page for the Request Form