International Students and Scholars Office
Providing the highest quality of service in areas that support the social, cultural, and immigration needs of the UCSF international community.
IMPORTANT: The ISSO is actively processing UCSF visa requests.

News


Expansion of Nonimmigrant Interview Waivers - Visa Renewals

March 09, 2021
The Department of Homeland Security has temporarily expanded the ability of consular officers to waive the in-person interview requirement for individuals applying for a nonimmigrant visa in the same classification.  Previously, only those...

COVID-19 Travel Restrictions - Updated Jan 2021

March 05, 2021
As a result of Coronavirus, the U.S. government has implemented a number of policies that significantly impact the ability of travelers to enter the country.

J-1 Amendment Request Requirement - 60 days into the future 

February 17, 2021
Due to COVID-19 related Presidential Proclamations

Events

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Moment for Mindfulness - Wednesdays in April

Date: April 28, 2021
Time: 8:30 a.m. PT Every Wednesday in April 2021
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H-1B Orientation - April 29, 2021

Date: April 29, 2021
Time: 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Wed
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UCSF-Sponsored Employment Based Permanent Residence Webinar - May 12, 2021

Date: May 12, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
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Self-Sponsorship Options for Permanent Residence Webinar - May 13, 2021

Date: May 13, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.