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OISS Services and Hours



OISS is located at 6901 Willow Street in the Center for Global Education.

Our current office hours are 8:30am-noon and 1:30pm-5:00pm Monday-Friday.

Phone:  504-865-5208

Email: oiss@tulane.edu

    Document Requests

    Requesting a travel signature, a new I-20 or DS-2019, a full-time student letter, or an F-1 extension. Fill in this form.


    Advisor Appointments 

    Schedule an appointment with an advisor to meet about the following topics:


    • Extension of your program of study
    • Off-campus employment: Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Optional Practical Training (OPT) Academic Training
    • Other off-campus work related questions 
    • Defense/graduation questions
    • Academic Concerns and under-enrollment
    • Any other personal issue for which you need help or support

    Book your appointment online here




    OPT Drop-Off Instructions 


    Currently, the OISS is not accepting OPT applications in person.  Please visit this website to learn more.