International Student Office (ISO) at UCLA Extension will guide you throughout your stay in the United States and your studies in the Pre-Master’s Preparation; the Pre-Master’s Preparation Advisor can assist you with visa and immigration issues.
ISO Services include counseling on:
- Document preparation for F-1 student visas
- Visa status changes
- Transfers from one school to another
- Temporary travel outside the U.S.
Address and Contact Information
International Student Office
10995 Le Conte Avenue, Room 118
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: (310) 825-9351
FAX: (310) 267-2088
Monday through Friday
- Phone Inquiries: 9am-4:30pm
- Appointments: 11am-2pm
- Walk-in hours: 2pm-4:30pm
The International Student Office (ISO) must be notified and approve any of the below-listed actions. We will record them and update your status in the U.S. Government Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS).
You must make an appointment with the ISO for an interview and bring your passport, I-20, and other necessary documents to the meeting.
|Action||When to Report or Time Required|
|Arrival/Report in to school||By or before Orientation|
|Transferring from another school into UCLA Extension||By or before Orientation|
|I-20 travel signature||5 working days before travel|
|New I-20||5 working days in advance|
|Transferring to another school||15 working days in advance (/within 60 days of end of current program)|
|Program extension||10 working days in advance|
|Leave of absence||10 working days in advance|
|Adding a certificate program||5 working days prior to end of current program.|
|Change of legal name||5 working days after change|
|Departure||At beginning of last quarter|