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Welcome to the University of Virginia's ISSP Connect!

If you are returning to work on an existing application, DO NOT use the links on the forms page to open a new request. This will result in significant delays in processing. Instead RESUME YOUR PLACE in an EXISTING REQUEST by logging onto, and select your application from your student portal. After submitting required documents, questionnaires and verifications (if required), DO NOT FORGET to click the submit button on the top of the page.

Trouble Logging into ISSP Connect? 
If you are an alumn on OPT or OPT STEM, please select "Non-UVA Login" and select "Forgot your password". You will be emailed with instructions as to how to log in. 

To log onto the scholar portal, please select "Scholar/Employee & Department Portal" on the left panel of this page.
  • Departments 
    • After you select the "Scholar/Employee & Department Portal" link, you will click on the orange "UVA Department Admin Login" to access the scholar/employee portal. 
  • Scholars/Employees
    • ‚ÄčAfter you select the "Scholar/Employee & Departmental Portal" link, you will login with your username and password that was emailed to you. If you have forgotten your password, select "Forgot your password?"