International Student Identification Card

International Programs issues the International Student Identity Card (ISIC) to eligible high school and college students traveling abroad. IMPORTANT: An ISIC is mandatory if you participate in any ACC study abroad program.

ISIC benefits

The ISIC is the most widely accepted form of student ID card. It offers many benefits:

  • Accepted as proof of student status in more than 92 countries.
  • Basic illness and accident insurance coverage while traveling outside the U.S. 
  • Toll-free hotline for medical, financial, and legal emergencies.
  • Discounts to more than 33,000 locations in 103 countries.
  • Mobile phone and a calling card communications package.

Who is eligible

To be eligible for an ISIC, you must be:

  • 12 years old or older.
  • Enrolled full time at an accredited high school or college.
  • Currently attending and working toward a diploma or degree (Continuing Education and language school students not eligible).

Cost

Cost is $25. The card is valid for one year.

Book an appointment

You can complete the application and obtain the required photo in one ISIC session.

Call (512) 223.7114 or click the online calendar to schedule an appointment (login required).

Schedule ISIC (or ITIC) Session

Pay for ISIC Online

What you need

Bring the following items to your appointment:

  • Proof of payment.
  • Passport-size photo (available at your appointment).
  • Photocopy of your school ID, with valid date; or a photocopy of your transcript, report card or tuition receipt for the current semester or school year.