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Are you ready?
You can always refer to the complete informations and guidances provided by OICA before depature to Taiwan.

Once you register and become a student at ISU, you ought to follow the laws of Taiwan (R.O.C.) as well as the regulations and policies of the University.
If you have any questions, please consult the Office of International and Cross-Strait Affairs (OICA) or pertinent units on campus.

Incoming International Students


No.1, Sec. 1, Syuecheng Rd., Dashu District, Kaohsiung City 84001,Taiwan, R.O.C.


No.8, Yida Rd., Jiaosu Village Yanchao District,Kaohsiung City 82445,Taiwan, R.O.C.

OICA Contact

Phone: (+886) 7-6577711 # 2099
Fax: (+886) 7-657-7472


NO. Events Due Date

Respond to the Admission Letter

* Log onto the ISU Information System (LINK) and respond to [Accept My Offer of Admission] and [Create MY ISU Student Record], upload 1 photograph to make your student ID Card at ISU Information System.
Within 1 week after receival

Apply for an entry visa

* See more details about visa application at (LINK)
** In response to COVID-19 boarder control, please refer to【12 Steps to Enter Taiwan for 2021 Fall Freshmen】for extra instructions.
As early as possible

Apply for airport pickup

* Please reply Arrival information (pickup request) and Parents Orientation online at ISU Information System (LINK)
** Currently parents are not allowed to enter Taiwan due to boarder control policy.

Pickup Period: Taoyuan Int. Airport. Refer to【12 Steps to Enter Taiwan for 2022 Fall Freshmen】and contact OICA for further instructions on up-to-date boarder control policy.
Once Taiwan's opened boarder for new students.

Course Registration

* Please register courses online during the period specified. The first week of semester is opened for courses add and drop.
TBA on Academic Affairs, Curriculum Office website

Deposit for Reserving Dormitory with Priority for the First Year

* All international students are required to pay TWD 1,500 deposit on the information system by August 30, 2022.
By August 30, 2022

Dormitory Move-in

* The dormitories will be opened for move-in during the period specified.
After 2022.09.03

Registration & Orientation

Venue:International College Building, #60530. Online orientation is available.
9/7 Get to Know Your Department: International Business Administration will be instead held online

Submit【Form 1】Consent to Authorize for Medical Treatment in Case of Emergencies to I-Shou University to OICA staff.
Moreover, pay tuition and other required fees, language lab fee, accommodation fee, student accident insurance premium, and health insurance premium.
Payment options:
1. Online credit card payment on Information System by Orientation Day
2. In-person payment at Campus Post Office on Orientation Day
2022.09.06-08 (Wednesday to Friday)
Please refer to attachment

Parents & Family orientation

Venue: 4th floor of International College
Canceled due to COVID pandemic

College Entrance Health Exam

Venue: E-Da Hospital
Estimated 2022.11, TBA on OICA website

Term begins / School starts

2022.09.12 (MONDAY)

Questionnaire for New International Students

* Please fill in the questionnaire after the registration & orientation (LINK).
NO. Items Submit to OICA Purpose
1 Passport (Physical & Photocopy) ARC application
2 3-4 passport-size photographs (at least 3.2 cm from head to chin with white background) ARC & Health Insurance application
3 Diploma & transcript authenticated by ROC overseas office - To be uploaded to the Information System【Create my ISU Student Record】
4 Identification card from your country of origin - SIM card application
5 Copy of Health Certificate (Form B) when applied for Taiwan Visa To be saved in Health Section archives
Consent to authorize for medical treatment in case of emergencies, Parents' Agreement
(Please have both forms signed before leaving for Taiwan.)
To be saved in Health Section, Counseling Section archives
7 Contact Info of relatives or friends in Taiwan - -
Accommodation fees
(Please pay cash at ISU post office upon picking up payment bill on Orientation day, or pay online by credit card before the deadline.)
- -
9 Medical Insurance fees Not covered by ISU scholarship
10 Extra cash before opening savings account ARC is required when opening bank account. First ARC takes one month to get.
Incoming International Students Onboarding Information
Epidemic Prevention Related Information
2021.08.16 Freshmen Online Orientation Powerpoint
2022 Fall Orientation Powerpoint Link
Useful Resourses

ISU Scholarships

Studying abroad is a great financial responsibility for an individual to bear, this is why many universities lessen the burden on international students by providing them with financial aid.

ARC Application

Living abroad means you need an Identification Card; it will legally represent you on matters such as banking, and immigration entrance.

Work Permit Application

How to affectively apply for a work permit! In this how-to guide, you'll learn: the documents needed to apply, the application website & how to navigate the website.

Information System

Information System; this multifaceted platform is crucial to every ISU student to use, so make sure to check this video out!

ISU Moodle & Cloud Serive

ISU Moodle and Cloud Service, two platforms ISU students use on a daily basis, so make sure to check this video out!

How to access Moodle

Check out the Student Manual for complete understading on how to access Moodle.