Student - How to Log In and Update Photo

Welcome to the University of Mississippi 
International Student & Scholar Services
Student Portal!

This walkthrough will show you how to log in and update your profile photo.

  1. Navigate to
    ISSS Portal Homepage
  2. Click Login
    Login Button
  3. This will take you to the login screen.
    Login Screen
    • If you are a New Student or Currently Enrolled in classes (or very recently graduated and you still have access to my.olemiss) you will use your UM Web ID to login.
      webid login button   webid login screen
    • If you are on OPT / STEM OPT or no longer have access to my.olemiss, you will use your email address and a password that you create to login. 
      Email Login ButtonEmail Login Screen
  4. Once you login, it should look something like this
    Student Homepage
    • There are three tabs:
      1. Welcome to the International Portal
        • This tab has basic information and reminders about your visa type and how to navigate in the Student Portal.

      2. Personal & Program
        • This has biographical and contact about you as well as information about your academic program. Please Note: If you are a new student or currently enrolled (or have access to my.olemiss), you must update your address within my.olemiss. You cannot update your address here.
          personal & Program tab
      3. Control Center
        • This is where you can submit specific types of request to the ISSS Office. The types of requests you can submit depend on your visa type as well as where you are in your program (i.e. newly arrived, currently enrolled, on opt). You can initiate a request by clicking one of the request icons and filling out the form.
          Control Center Tab  reprint i-20 button
  5. Changing your profile photo:
    profile photo icon
    1. Click Change Picture
      Change Picture Button
    2. Select the photo you want from your computer and click Open
      open button
    3. This should update your photo in the ISSS Student Portal.