ISSIS Location and Hours


The Office of International Education (OIE), International Student Scholar and Immigration Services (ISSIS) has moved as of June 20th, 2011!! We are now located at:

1324 South Lumpkin St., Athens, GA 30602

We are just south of the Georgia Center, opposite the track and field center.

Email:                               Phone: (706) 542-2900

Office Hours

Office of International Education, International Student Scholar and Immigration Services office hours are:

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday thru Friday

Our weekly walk-in hours for advising are:

Monday: 9:00 to 11:00 am

Tuesday: 2:00 to 4:00 pm 

Wednesday: 2:00 to 4:00 pm 

Thursdays:  9:00 to 11:00 am

There are no walk-in hours on Fridays.

The office is closed on Saturday, Sunday and Official Holidays.

During Office Closure if you have an emergency and need to reach OIE ISSIS please call UGA Campus Police 706-542-2200.

Bus Directions

The UGA Buses can take you to our office.  There is limited bus service on holidays or during school breaks.  Bus schedules and route maps are available at, or by calling (706) 369-6220.

Bus service is also provided by the Athens Transit System. The Athens Transit System is the citywide bus system. The Athens Transit System buses run from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday. There is no bus service on Sundays or on holidays. There are 15 bus routes with bus stops at many locations throughout Athens. The bus is free for students, faculty and staff with a valid UGA Card; otherwise, to ride the bus, please check their web site for the most current pricing and schedules or call (706)613-3430.