Office of International Students & Scholars

(805) 893-2929 • M-F 10:00 a.m-12:00 noon / 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

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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, 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.
March Closures: OISS will close at 3:00 pm on Thursday, March 12.
OISS will close at 3:00 pm on Thursday, March 26,
UCSB is closed for holiday on Friday, March 27.

Avoid the wait! Call ahead to schedule an appointment with an advisor: (805) 893-2929.