ISSS Advising Structure

Each international student at Penn has a designated ISSS advisor, who is the go-to person for immigration questions that cannot be answered by visiting the ISSS website or in a quick advising session.

To view your designated ISSS Advisor and their email address, please log on to iPenn

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Walk-In Advising Schedule

1:00pm - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday 

No Appointment Needed 


Monday 05/20/2019: Jeremy Spohr & Huan Roholt

Tuesday 05/21/2019 - starting at 2:00 pm: Chiwei Huang-Ma & Amanda Phipps

Wednesday 05/22/2019: Lily Zhang & Chiwei Huang-Ma 

Thursday 05/23/2019: Huan Roholt & Donna Steinfeldt 

Friday 05/24/2019: No walk in advising available.


Advising by Appointment

10:00am - 12:00pm, most weekdays

Click here to make an appointment


Chat Advising

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Chat advising is suspended during ISSS's peak season. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause as we focus our attention on the increased volume of requests our office is receiving at this time.