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Office of International Services at Medical Institutions (OIS@JHMI)

The OIS@JHMI supports the international population of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions (JHMI) and assists JHMI in maintaining its commitment to internationalization.  As the sole authority on the JHMI campus in interpreting and advising regarding immigration regulations, the OIS serves as a liaison between the JHMI international population and U.S. immigration authorities and assists JHMI departments in hiring international employees. 

The OIS works with international students, faculty, researchers, clinicians and staff in the Schools of Public Health, Medicine and Nursing, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Kennedy Krieger Insitute and The Johns Hopkins Health Systems. 

The office is located in Reed Hall, Suite 405 at 1620 McElderry Street, Baltimore Maryland, 21205.


The Office of International Services

The OIS at The Johns Hopkins University is comprised of several service locations that are responsible for supporting the School's international population.  Internationals on other campuses should contact the appropriate office.

Homewood Campus - Undergraduate Programs, Advanced Academic Programs, Graduate students in the Schools of Arts and Sciences, Engineering and Education, Students in Summer programs, Center for Talented Youth and ESL programs.

Carey Business School

The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies [SAIS]

Peabody Institute


International Patient Services

Johns Hopkins Medicine International assists international patients who are seeking medical care at Johns Hopkins.  

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