Introducing OISS Connect

Welcome to OISS Connect!

oiss connect logo: Yale University OISS Connect overlayed on a world mapOISS Connect is the new software OISS is using to manage students requests such as OPT, CPT and program extension, to name a few. It is also the software OISS uses to submit the federally required data to SEVIS (the DHS Student and Exchange Visitor Information System). This is an introduction to your OISS Connect student account and how you can use it.

As you look through your record, you will notice that some of your information is locked lock iconor grayed out. This means that the information in that field is coming from your SIS record and cannot be edited in your OISS Connect account. If you see something that should be changed, you can make edits in SIS with the help of your Registrar or reach out to your OISS adviser to find out how to make the update. Other items can be edited in your OISS Connect account, and these are indicated with a pencil icon pencil icon.

Recommended Browser

We recommend you use Google Chrome to access OISS Connect.


Check out the links below for more information and instructions:

Logging into OISS Connect

Your OISS Connect Home Page

Creating a Request in OISS Connect