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We are serving our students virtually and in-person during Fall 2021

Types of Advising: Email, Phone/Zoom, In-Person

Email Advising

Monday - Friday | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

F-1 International Student Advising Team:

Prospective students: world@sfsu.edu

Current and new students: f1@sfsu.edu

J-1 Exchange Student Advising Team:

Prospective and current students: exchange@sfsu.edu

Please always include student's full name and SF State student ID (if they have one) in their email subject line

Phone/Zoom Advising

F-1 International Student Phone Advising

Please click on the link below to sign up for phone advising during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday | 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (California Time)
  • Tuesday and Thursday | 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (California Time)

J-1 Exchange Student Zoom Advising

Please click on the link below to sign up for zoom advising during the following times:

  • Monday - Friday | 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (California Time)
  • Tuesday and Thursday | 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (California Time)

In-Person Advising

In-person advising is by appointment only.

Please provide your full name and SF State Student student ID number in your inquiry and what you wish to discuss.

No same day appointments available.

F-1 International Students:

To schedule an in-person advising appointment, email: f1@sfsu.edu.

In-person advising appointments are scheduled on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (California time).

J-1 Exchange Students:

To schedule an in-person advising appointment, email exchange@sfsu.edu

In-person advising appointments are scheduled on Thursdays, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (California time).

Mailing Address

Office of International Programs
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
U.S.A.

Last updated: September 2021

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