International Student Identity Card
What is the International Student Identity Card (ISIC)?
Alma College is an official card provider of:
- the International Student ID Card (ISIC)
- International Teacher ID Card (ITIC)
- International Youth Travel Card (IYTC)
ISIC is an internationally accepted student ID card and proof of current student status.
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What are the benefits of the cards?
The ISIC, ITIC, and IYTC provide a world of benefits and services to nearly 5 million people worldwide every year. More than an ID card, these cards offer:
How do I get an ISIC/ITIC/IYTC?
Important: Alma students registered for approved Off-Campus Study Programs administered through the CSO office receive an ISIC as part of their program fees. Information is provided in the Enrollment Step.
All other students and faculty, go online here.
How long does it take to process the card?
A completed card will be delivered via USPS with 4-15 days, 2-3 day Expedited Shipping available for a fee.
What does the ISIC/ITIC/IYTC cost and how do I pay for it?
Who is eligible to apply for the International Student ID Card (ISIC)?
Who is eligible to apply for the International Teacher ID Card (ITIC)?
To apply for the ITIC, you need proof that you are a bona fide full-time teacher, professor or instructor at a recognized educational establishment. You must be employed for a minimum of 18 hours per week for a minimum of one academic year. Persons not eligible for the ITIC include:
Any person not meeting the qualifications listed above
Faculty teaching at unaccredited institutions (e.g. language schools)
University Staff members, group leaders and part time instructors
Who is eligible to apply for the International Youth Travel Card (IYTC)?