The mission of the service and admissions component of International Affairs at MTSU is to support and enhance the international students', scholars' and families' academic, cultural, and social integration at MTSU.
- Advising on and facilitating compliance with United States immigration regulations.
- Conducting orientations and other special programming that help international students and scholars integrate into and adjust to the academic, cultural and social life of MTSU and the United States.
- Serving as a liaison with United States government agencies, foreign embassies, sponsors and educational foundations that support international students and scholars.
- Contributing to the internationalization of MTSU by providing opportunities for growth through cross-cultural interactions.
IA student services works with international students and scholars from throughout the world to make their stays at MTSU and the United States positive, enriching and fulfilling through essential information, cross-cultural academic and co-curricular programs and quality service.