International Student Check-In

students at orientation.

To meet reporting requirements & register for classes complete your International Student Check-in early.

All F-1 and J-1 students starting a new program at UB or entering the U.S. with an initial I-20/DS-2019 are required to complete the 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.

Completing the Online Checklist

Accessing International Student Check-in

  1. Click on the “Check In” button below. 
  2. Click the "LOG IN" button on UB Global's main page.
  3. Enter your UBIT username and password and then click on the “Log In” button.
  4. Click on “ISS Check-In” on the left-side of the screen and then the "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 International Student Check-in until you have activated you UBIT account. 

If you're having trouble activating your account please visit for assistance.

Spring 2022 International Student Check-in

Are you an international student starting a new degree program in Spring 2022? Click the button below to start your online check-in. 

After Starting Check-in

Complete your Pre-Arrival Tasks

In support of a successful transition to life at UB, new students should complete the list of Pre-Arrival tasks before arriving in the U.S.  The Pre-Arrival Tasks list can be found here or in the Spring 2022 International Orientation and Welcome Series Guide (mobile app) or via web version (click below).  

Prepare for International Orientation and Welcome Series

Spring 2022 International Orientation and Welcome Series features programs and events with helpful information and tools for new students.  Be sure to check out the pre-arrival live events, the International Orientation schedule, and additional opportunties during the Welcome Series.