Vaccinations and Testing

Due to City of Philadelphia mandates, anyone who comes to the College who is not fully vaccinated will be tested before they will be permitted on campus. Masks are required. Starting Oct. 15, all faculty, staff and students must be fully vaccinated. Please see our College COVID-19 Updates for more information.

International Student Services

The International Student Services Office is committed to continuing to provide support to our students, staff, and faculty. Employment workshops, Dynamic Form requests, and individual advising are all available remotely, and limited in-person appointments are available on Main Campus.  

On-campus Hours

Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Appointments are preferred. To schedule an appointment, please email aakari@ccp.edu.

Virtual Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You can schedule a meeting with Anesah using Starfish or by emailing aakari@ccp.edu. Please include your full name, student ID number and the reason for the appointment. Within 24 hours of your request, a confirmation email will be sent to you via Starfish including your appointment date, time and a Zoom invitation and link. 

Student Resources

Some services require a virtual meeting, while other requests can simply be submitted via Dynamic Forms, which you can access under the student tab of MyCCP. Please see the list below.

Dynamic Forms Requests

Login to MyCCP and click on the Student Tab. In the Electronic Forms box, select “International Student Forms” Select the form you need.

Dynamic Forms are required for the following:

  • Change of Information
  • I-20 Extension Form (also require approval from Advising)
  • Letter Requests 
  • Reduced Course Load Request (also require approval from Advising)
  • Transfer Out Request (SEVIS Record)

Zoom Meetings

If you missed a workshop or would like to discuss any of the topics listed below, please follow the instructions above to schedule an appointment. Zoom meetings are required for the following:

  • CPT Workshop/Application Submission
  • Immigration Advising
  • OPT Workshop/Application Submission (checklist sent via email on March 17)
  • Post Completion/Graduation Plans
  • Reinstatement Requests
  • Starfish Follow Up
  • Travel Questions

Travel 

While travel is strongly discouraged during this time, please make sure to notify Anesah if you are planning to leave the US. Please complete this Travel Form and email copies of the items listed below BEFORE traveling: 

  • I-20 (page 2)
  • Visa Stamp

Faculty and Staff 

ISS is still required by the Department of Homeland Security and the Student Exchange and Visitor Program to monitor the academic progress and enrollment of our international students.  If you are concerned with a student’s performance or attendance, please contact us via email or by raising a flag in Starfish so that we can follow up with the student.  

Contact Info: 

Email: aakari@ccp.edu 
Google Voice/Text: 267.507.5437
WeChat: anesah_akari