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International Student Services Office (ISS) 

Personnel Directory

Martha Saenz Buchanan, M.Ed.
Coordinator Foreign Students SAC
Primary Designated Services Officer SEVP.DHS

Miguel Valdez, MPA
Administrative Assistant
Designated Services Officer SEVP.DHS

Elaf Alktan (Arabic Speaker)

Loree Morgan (Documents)


Sohyun Kwag
Student Volunteer 

Contact Info:

PHONE 210 486-0116
eFax: 210 486-9888

 Please be advised if calling from outside of the US, then please send an email  to SAC-ISO@ALAMO.EDU instead. 
Please allow 2-3 business days for a response.
We will return your inquiry as expeditiously as possible. 
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International Student Services
Oppenheimer Building, Suite 220
San Antonio College
1300 San Pedro Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212-1546 


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FORMS (PDF Format)

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Academic Year Enrollment Overview
Bacterial Meningitis Information
Change of Status Process Overview (pending)
Concurrent/Transient Overview and Checklist
Employment - 4 Types Overview (pending)
Employment - Curricular Practical Training Overview  (pending)
Employment - Hardship Overview (pending)
Employment - On-Campus Overview 
Employment - Optional Practical Training Overview 
English as a Second Language Program Scope and Sequence
FTIC (Domestic) Enrollment Checklist
FTIC (Domestic) Transfer Checklist 
How to Apply Texas as an International Student
How to Become an F-1 Student:   ENGLISH    SPANISH
How to Change Term in Apply Texas
How to in ACES
How to make an Online Payment
I-20 Application
I-20 Application Overview
List of Credential Evaluators - NACES
    ----  Comparative List of Evaluators (upload pending completion)
NACES Member web site
Non-Immigrants - Who Can Study?
Payment Plan Overview
Reinstatement Process Overview (pending)
Semester Hours/Contact Hours Explained  (pending)
Social Security Number Information:
       International Students And Social Security Numbers
       Social Security Numbers for Noncitizens
USCIS FORMS: I-539    I-765
Transfer-In Process Overview
Transfer-Out Process Overview 


In accordance with 8 C.F.R §214.3(j) of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.


 Send comments and/or corrections to ISS Web Master: Martha ES Buchanan
Updated: 10/12/2015