OISS Advisors will be available for virtual drop-in hours during the designated times below. Please refer to the information below for how to speak with an advisor.
All F-1 and J-1 students are able to utilize our drop-in hours. Advisors will be available on Zoom during the times listed below for quick/general questions and will meet with students in the order they join the waiting room. Drop-in hours are not available during university holidays and breaks.
Please check the Drop-in Hours and Holiday Closures Schedule below before entering the Zoom room or making an appointment. You may join drop-in hours using this link.
**Drop-in Hours are cancelled on February 8th from 11-12 am, February 9th from 10-11 am, Tuesday February 13th from 2-3 PM, and Monday February 19th from 10-11 AM.
Spring 2024 Drop-in Hours Schedule:
Monday 10-11 AM, 2-3 PM
Tuesday 2-3 PM
Wednesday 11AM-12 PM, 3-4 PM
Thursday 11 AM-12 PM, 2-3 PM
Friday 10-11 AM
If you have a complicated, case-specific question you can sign up for an appointment at this link.
Please note that Drop-in Hours will not be available for the following dates for 2023-2024 due to the university and OISS being closed:
Monday September 4 2023 - Labor Day
Thursday November 23 and Friday November 24 2023 - Thanksgiving Break
Friday December 22 2023 through Tuesday January 2 2024 - Winter Break
Monday January 15 2024 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Friday March 29 through Monday April 1 2024- Cesar Chavez Day and Easter Break
Monday May 27 2024 - Memorial Day