Immigration Advising


The ISSO office location (SSB 3.400) is closed in accordance with the university’s COVID-19 policy. We remain operational and will continue to process requests and advise students online through scheduled appointments. Go to the ISSO COVID-19 FAQ page for more information. Check the UT Dallas webpage for university updates related to COVID-19.


The ISSO will be closed November 26 - 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday and December 21 - January 1 for the winter break. No advising or processing services will be available during these times.

The ISSO provides immigration advising assistance to help you manage your immigration status. We offer scheduled one-on-one appointments, group advising, and live chat sessions with advisors. You can also send a message to an advisor through iComet.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, all advising services are being offered remotely. Check your UT Dallas email for updates from the ISSO. Please refer to the to the ISSO COVID-19 FAQ page for immigration information related to COVID-19.

Contact ISSO Today

Live chat with an ISSO advisor during our advising hours. To chat, look for the “We Are Here” widget during advising hours.

  • Mondays 1 - 4:30 pm CST
  • Tuesdays 9am - 11:30 am CST
  • Thursdays 9am - 11:30 am CST
  • Fridays 1 - 4:30 pm CST

*Live Chat will not be available November 20, 26, or 27. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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