New International Student Check-In

students at orientation

To register for classes in a timelier manner, complete your New International Student Check-in early.

All new F-1 and J-1 students are required to complete the New International Student Check-in.  There are several steps to complete as part of check-in process so please start and complete all check-in requirements as soon as possible.

Check-in Overview

Checking in with International Student Services is a two step process.

STEP 1: Complete your New International Student Check-in and click Submit

STEP 2: Check-in in person at one of the following times and locations. You do not need to check in at both locations.

210 Talbert Hall Monday - Friday, January 7-18, 2019
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Knox Hall Upper Rotunda Tuesday, January 22, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Late Arrivals Check-In

Students arriving to UB after 1 pm on Tuesday, January 22nd should come to our 210 Talbert Hall office for check-in. 

210 Talbert Hall 9:00 am-11:30 am 1/23-1/29
  1:30 pm- 4:00 pm 1/22, 1/24-2/4

Please note our office is only open Monday-Friday. Late arrival check-in is not available during the weekends.

Accessing your New International Student Check-in

  1. From the choices below, select the semester in which you will start at UB, and click on the “Check In” button. This will take you to myISSS.
  2. Click the blue "LOG IN" button on the left, NOT "Administrative Services for University Departments".
  3. Enter your UBIT username and password and then click on the “Log In” button.
  4. Click on “International Orientation” the blue box on the left-side of the screen and then the "New International Student Check-in" tab associated with the semester you will start at UB.
Have you activated your UBIT Account?

Reminder: You cannot access your New International Student Check-in until you have successfully activated you UBIT Account. 

If you're having trouble activating your account please visit buffalo.edu/ubit/help for assistance.

Spring 2019 New Student Check-in

Are you a new international student starting in Spring 2019? If so, please click the button below to enter your New International Student Check-in site.

Fall 2019 New Student Check-in

Too early for Fall 2019

Check-in for this semester is not yet available. More information coming soon.