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.

Duo Two-Step Verification

UB has introduced a powerful new tool to help protect your UBITName: Duo Two-Step Verification.

Learn how to enable this extra layer of security on your account by visiting UBIT's page

Fall 2020 New Student Check-in

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

Step 2: ISS Check-In

For students starting in Fall 2020, we recommend that you arrive by Sunday, August 23 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 24
  More info coming soon!