Welcome to the Office of International Students and Scholars
OISS serves UCSB's international students and scholars as well as departments who work with the international population. OISS provides administrative assistance, counseling, advising, and cultural programming. We can assist with issues pertaining to immigration, employment, housing, health care, financial concerns, academic problems, travel, and personal issues.
Location and Hours
We are located on the 3rd floor of the Student Resource Building in Room 3130.
Office hours are Monday - Friday, 10:00am - 12:00 noon and 1:00pm - 4:00pm.
You may wish to call ahead to schedule an appointment with an advisor: (805) 893-2929.
Early Hours: Friday, November 14, the office will open at 9:00am and close at noon.
November Holiday Closures:
OISS will close at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, November 26, and will be closed Thursday, November 27 - Friday, November 28.