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.

Step 1: Complete the Online Checklist

Accessing 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. 
  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 “ISS Check-In” 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 for assistance.

Fall 2019 New Student Check-in

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

Spring 2020 New Student Check-in

Are you a new international student starting in Spring 2020? Check back soon for our online check-in. 

Step 2: ISS Check-In

We recommend you arrive at UB by Sunday, August 18th in order to complete your ISS Check-in.

Undergraduate Check-In

  • Aftering entering the United States submit a copy of your I-94 using the New International Student Check-in on myISSS
    • If you do not upload a copy of your I-94 Record, the New International Student hold will be reinstated to your account, preventing further class registration. Failure to submit a copy of your I-94 after arrival in the U.S. is a violation of F-1 and J-1 status.
  • Complete the in-person ISS check-in.
ISS Check-in Monday, August 19 or Tuesday, August 20
9:00 am-2:00 pm Student Union Lobby, North Campus
Late ISS Check-in 210  Talbert Hall, North Campus
August 21 9:00 am-12:00 pm
August 22 9:00 am-12:00 pm & 1:30 pm-4:00 pm
August 23 1:30 pm-4:00 pm
August 26 - 27 9:00 am-12:00 pm & 1:30 pm-4:00 pm
August 28 onwards 1:30 pm-4:00 pm
  • Enjoy the Welcome Series!
    • Be sure to check out campus tours, banks and cell phone vendors, the ISS café and more!