F-1 International Students
To limit potential COVID-19 spreading within our community, we are serving our students
Tuesday and Thursday
9:30AM to 11:30AM
Monday to Friday
2PM to 4PM
*San Francisco State University provides reasonable accommodations based on disability for eligible students. If you need special accommodation beyond phone advising please email us.
Office of International Programs (OIP) provide advising on F-1 visa regulations, employment workshops, and new students welcome events assist degree-seeking F-1 international students in achieving their personal, professional, and academic goals. Our website is designed to answer the most-commonly asked questions we receive from international students. Students are encouraged to seek in-person advising during our drop-in hours whenever necessary.
Get Advising on F-1 Matters
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You can speak to an F-1 international student advisor during the Drop-In advising hours(No appointment needed):
Monday to Friday: 2PM to 4PM
Documents Pick-Up Hours/General Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM.
Email: email@example.com or call 415.338.1293 between Monday to Friday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM.
The response time is 1-2 business days (not including weekends or university closure). Please provide your full name and SF State Student student ID number (if you have one) in your inqury.
The F-1 international student advisors provide advising on issues related to F-1 student visa status.
Important Dates and F-1 Deadlines