University of California, Santa Barbara

Office of International Students & Scholars - Santa Barbara, CA 93106-7150 Telephone (805) 893-2929 Fax (805) 893-7132

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The Office of International Students and Scholars assists international visiting academics, researchers, speakers, and lecturers in all matters related to your visa status while you are in the US whether you are here only for a short stay for a conference or have a long term appointment at UCSB. OISS also offers visa assistance for family members of international scholars. OISS offers a range of programs designed to make the life of international scholars and their family members at UCSB and in the Santa Barbara community academically productive and culturally enriching. The links on this page will provide you with more details on visa matters and other important information.