In Observance of U.S. Holiday, Memorial Day, Agilent Cross Lab/ iLab Operations Software Support Help Desk will be closed during U.S. hours on Monday May 30th, 2022. We will resume regular U.S. support hours on Tuesday May 31st, 2022. EU and APAC Support will remain open during this time. For urgent matters, please add "Urgent" to the ticket/ email subject or press "1", when prompted, to escalate a call on the iLab Support phone and we will prioritize those requests first.

International Scholar Services Core

Overview of Services

The International Scholar Services Core (ISS) is committed to the internationalization of Purdue University by providing appropriate services and support to international clientele and various University departments and offices. ISS seeks to enhance the actural, and social pursuits of students and scholars from abroad through knowledge and expertise in recruitment, admissions, immigration, and advising. 


International Scholar Services are responsible for all aspects of the employment-based immigration sponsorship of international faculty, staff and scholars. As part of this, we prepare and submit Purdue-sponsored requests for immigration benefits to various government agencies. We charge Academic departments ISS Fees for each official request we process.


Amanda Thompson, Director of International Scholars and Services


Danielle Riggs, Immigration Data Assistant



Name Role Phone Email Location
Amanda Thompson
Danielle Riggs
Immigration Data Assistant