Advising Services

Storrs Campus

Advising Appointments: At ISSS Storrs advising services are offered by appointment. You can schedule an appointment to meet with your ISSS advisor at the Storrs campus virtually or in person. You have an assigned ISSS advisor based on your campus and program of study. Find your advisor here.

Click on their profile and select the "Schedule an Appointment" button.

Drop-in Questions - No Appointment Needed: Do you have a quick immigration question that doesn't require a full appointment? ISSS advisors are available at CISS on Storrs campus, Monday - Thursday from 1:30-3:30 p.m. for drop-in questions with no appointment necessary.

Topics that may still require an appointment:

  • Applying for OPT/working in the U.S.
  • Changing visa type
  • Complicated immigration scenarios

Regional Campuses and Law School

ISSS advisors are available in-person on a drop-in basis at the Stamford, Law and GBLC campuses with no appointment needed, during scheduled hours.

ISSS Hartford (Graduate Business Learning Center): Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 1:00 - 3:30 pm *UConn ID Required to Access the Elevator*

ISSS Stamford: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 am - 4 pm

ISSS Law School: Monday and Thursday, 8 am-12 pm, 1 pm - 4 pm


ISSS Advising – UConn Waterbury and Avery Point Campuses

ISSS offices and staff are not based at the UConn Avery Point and Waterbury campuses. UConn Waterbury campus students should contact Lulu Dong, with immigration questions, international advising, or to arrange for travel signatures.  You can also schedule virtual appointments with Lulu, here.

Students and exchange visitors at UConn Avery Point can meet with an ISSS advisor when they visit campus, which is usually one time per semester.  Students and exchange visitors at UConn Avery Point should contact Neena Kapoor,, with any immigration or international advising questions, or to arrange for travel signatures.  You can also schedule a virtual appointment with Neena, here.