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

OISS is closed on Monday January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

OISS is on the 3rd floor of the Student Resource Building (SRB) in room 3130
Regular office hours are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am - 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm.

Need an Advisor?

Advisors are available without an appointment on a walk-in basis for 15 minute sessions: 
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 

Need more than 15 minutes with an advisor? Call 805-893-2929 to make an appointment.