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OISS Services and Hours

Office Hours


6901 Willow Street

Office Hours: Monday- Friday, 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM

Phone:  504-865-5208




Tidewater, Suite 2460

Wednesdays, 1:00- 4:00 PM when classes are in session.


    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 an appointment