ISSS Disclaimer

Information, advising, and guidance provided by The University of Alabama’s Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) through its website (, in-person, by phone and via written communication does not constitute legal advice and is for informational purposes only.  An attorney-client relationship is not presumed or intended by receipt or review of the ISSS website or through communication with ISSS staff.  Information provided by ISSS should never replace consultation with informed legal counsel when specific immigration-related guidance is needed. Before acting based on information contained within the ISSS website or provided by ISSS staff, it is your responsibility to consult with an attorney or another professional as appropriate.

With regard to the ISSS website, UA and ISSS make no guarantee about the accuracy, completeness or currency of any information on the site or linked to by the site.  Some information may contain third-party content and website links; ISSS is not responsible for the accuracy of third-party content.  By accessing and using the ISSS website, the user assumes the risk that information and content contained on the website may be inaccurate, out-of-date, incomplete, and/or may not meet the needs and requirements of the user.  Neither The University at Alabama nor the Office of International Student and Scholar Services is responsible for any errors or omissions contained in this website, or for results obtained from the use of this information.