Before you contact us, your answers are likely found on the following pages:
Please plan ahead for any time sensitive requests.
Still have a question? This is how you can reach us:
Have a quick question? No appointment needed! ISS offers virtual drop-in advising for Fall 2022 (times are listed in Eastern Time):
It is not possible to book a drop-in appointment & availability will only show during drop-in times.
Due to the high volume of students attending drop-in advising, advisors will not be meeting with those joining to ask about processing times or those requesting an expedite. For more information about current processing times, please review our website. If your request is outside of processing times, you can submit a report to our office online. Our team will review this information and follow-up with you to provide an updated timeline for the request or guidance on next steps.
If you are on OPT and graduated more than 1 year ago, please email us to request an appointment or visit us during OPT drop-in hours. Navigate may not work for you.
Try accessing Navigate directly: buffalo.edu/ubsuccess
If you are approved for OPT and graduated more than 1 year ago UB's Navigate may not work for you. ISS offers virtual drop-in advising for students on OPT every Wednesday afternoon.
For more information please visit our OPT Virtual Advising page by clicking the button below. Please note it will require UBIT login to access.
Monday - Friday 9AM - 5PM
**Please allow 3-5 business days for a response.