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 immigration support for the UCSB community, advising for international students, and cultural programming. We can help you find the resources you need to thrive at UCSB.

Location and Hours

We are located on the 3rd floor of the Student Resource Building in Room 3130

Winter Break Hours:
January 3-5: OISS will close early: 10:00am - 12:00 noon and 1:00pm - 3:00 pm

We will be available by advance arrangement only, as the Student Resource Building will be closed. We will resume regular office hours at 10:00 am on Monday, January 8, 2018. ´╗┐Regular office hours are Monday - Friday, 10:00am - 12:00 noon and 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Need an Advisor?
Call to make an appointment: (805) 893-2929
Walk-In Wednesdays:
Advisors available without an appointment during regular office hours (10:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00) every Wednesday