International Student Services

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ISS Restricted Operations

The University remains open and critical functions continue. However, due to precautions around COVID-19, ISS team members continue to work remotely under restricted operations. All services related to ISS have transitioned online instead of in-person meetings or appointments. Please consider reaching out to us via our Virtual Front Desk until campus operations return to normal. Likewise, you may submit an inquiry using the contact form.

ISS Office

International Student Services is open all year, including the winter break, spring break, and all of summer quarter. The ISS is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and all federal U.S. holidays observed by the University. ISS will close the office a few times throughout the year for staff development, meetings, project days, or other campus events but will post the information on the ISS homepage as well as on the Events Calendar.

Location: Schmitz Hall 459
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 10:00am – 4:00pm
Phone: 206-221-7857
UW Faculty, Staff, and Advisers Only: Send an email to or call the ISS reception desk during office hours

Mailing Address

The ISS mailing address is for immigration use only; any personal items for students mailed to the ISS will be returned.

Standard Mailing Address* Street Address for Courier Mail*
(UPS, DHL, FedEx, etc.)
International Student Services (ISS)
University of Washington
Box 355832
Seattle, WA 98195
International Student Services (ISS)
University of Washington
Schmitz Hall, Room 459
1410 NE Campus Parkway
Seattle, WA 98195