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Office Hours and Walk–In Advising for F and J Visa Holders

Please Note The Following Announcements:

Please note the following announcements about changes to ISSS's schedule. Documents cannot be picked up and staff will not be available when the office is closed.

  • ISSS will close at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 22 so staff can attend the International Student Welcome Reception with President Kaler, Mrs. Kaler, and Goldy Gopher.
  • ISSS will have an open house from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 25. Documents cannot be picked up and advisors will not be available during this time. Friday Walk-Ins will resume on September 1.

F-1 and J-1 Walk-Ins Schedule

* Monday

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Tuesday

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Wednesday

1:30-4:00 p.m.

* Thursday

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Friday

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Walk–ins are 15–minute, unscheduled drop-in meetings with advisors taken on a first-come, first-served basis for F and J visa holders. An appointment is not needed for walk-in advising. You can sign up at the Welcome Center in 190 Humphrey School.

We may close walk-ins early if we have more people than can be seen during the allotted time.

* Sponsored Student Walk-Ins are on Monday and Thursday:
1:30-4:00 p.m.

Office Hours

 

Morning

Afternoon

Monday-
Thursday

8:00-12:00

1:00-4:15

Friday

10:30-12:00

1:00-4:15

ISSS is open during the hours listed. However, if you wish to meet with an advisor, you should come in during the F and J visa walk-in hours or schedule an appointment at the Welcome Center.

Please note that ISSS is closed for lunch from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. every day.

Appointments

To schedule an appointment with an F/J/H visa advisor or counselor, or to request a disability-related accommodation, please contact our Welcome Center in 190 Humphrey School (612-626-7100, isss@umn.edu). Regular appointments generally last up to 30 minutes, but if you feel you need more time, ask for a longer appointment. Please allow two weeks advance notice if you are requesting additional accommodations. ISSS does not schedule same-day appointments.

Directions

The International Student and Scholar Services office is in the Humphrey School of Public Affairs on the West Bank of the Twin Cities campus.  The Welcome Center is in 190 Humphrey, located on the first floor of the hallway connecting the Humphrey School to Heller Hall. Maps and additional information are available here.

Contact Us

International Student and Scholar Services
190 Hubert H. Humphrey School
301 19th Ave. South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455

Telephone: (612) 626-7100
Fax: (612) 626-7361
Email: isss@umn.edu
URL: www.isss.umn.edu

 

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