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Scheduling an Appointment

Schedule Appointment

To schedule an appointment with a DSO, please click the button below or call International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) at (512) 245-7966. The office is open Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM.

Have a quick question? Many general questions can be answered by the well-trained Front Desk Staff. If you are not sure if you need an appointment, call ISSS and ask.

No Show Policy

If you are more than 15 minutes late to your scheduled appointment, you will be asked to reschedule. 

OPT Appointments (Applying for OPT)

You MUST CALL to schedule an OPT Appointment when applying for OPT. If you schedule an appointment online to apply for OPT the appointment will be canceled. Please make sure you review the following information before you call to schedule an appointment: OPT APPOINTMENT.

Round Rock Walk-In Appointments

Walk-in appointments are on a first come first serve basis from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Fall 2019 Walk-in Dates:

  • Wednesday, October 7 in Avery 201
  • Thursday, October 24 in Avery 401G
  • Monday, November 18 in Avery 401G

San Marcos Walk-In Appointments

Walk-in appointments are on a first come first serve basis. Walk-in advising does not replace scheduled appointments. If a walk-in appointment takes longer than 15-20 minutes, the student will be asked to schedule a follow-up appointment.

All walk-ins are from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM. 

Fall 2019 Walk-in Dates:

  • Friday, September 6
  • Monday, September 30  (Canceled)
  • Friday, October 25
  • Friday, November 22
  • Thursday, December 12
  • Wednesday, December 18 

Which type of appointment is right for you?

Scheduled Appointments

  • New Student or First Semester Advising 
  • Advanced General Advising 
  • TPEG
  • Advanced RCL (medical, final, academic)
  • Out of Status, Termination, Reinstatement
  • Grievances
  • Leave of Absence
  • Academic Drop or Withdraw
  • Suspension or Probation Hold
  • Applying for OPT
  • J-1 Orientation
  • J-1 Advising
  • Change of Status or Adjustment of Status
  • CPT

Walk-In Appointments

  • Prospective Student
  • New I-20 (Lost or Update)
  • Transfer Out Questions
  • Change of Level Questions
  • Travel Signatures
  • CPT Questions
  • OPT Questions
  • RCL Questions
  • OPT STEM Questions 
  • General Questions