Hours & Directions

OISS Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesdays - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Advisers are available to meet with students and scholars for walk-in appointments during the hours listed above. During walk-in hours, you will meet with the “adviser on call.” If you would like to meet with a particular adviser or if you are unable to visit our office during the times stated above, you may schedule an appointment.

All new students and scholar must check in with OISS upon arriving in New Haven.  Students arriving for the fall semester will receive an email about when to check-in.  All others, new scholars and visiting students, should check in on Monday, Wednesday, or Friday at 9:00 a.m.    

Get more information about checking in with OISS.


The Office of International Students and Scholars is housed in the International Center for Yale Students and Scholars at 421 Temple Street, across from Helen Hadley Hall.


There are three visitor parking spaces immediately in front of the International Center. When visiting OISS you are welcome to park in one of these three spaces. Do not park in any of the other spaces in this lot as your car will be towed. If the International Center Visitor parking spaces are unavailable, there is metered parking on Temple Street.