You may contact International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) by email,, or by phone (+1 404.727.3300). Our fax number is +1 404.727.0830.

Our normal business hours are 8:30 a.m. through 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. ISSS is closed on university holidays and closings


Appointments, office visits, and document processing

In accordance with public health guidelines during the COVID-19 crisis, ISSS is supporting international students and scholars, as well as their departments, through virtual and limited in-person services. ISSS also continues to process e-forms submitted in ISSS Link 

Connect with the ISSS Team: 

  • Virtual individual advising appointments  
  • Virtual walk-in advising hours (no appointment required; first come, first served) 
  • Scheduled in-person office visits (limited availability)  
    • You must schedule your visit to the ISSS office at least 30 minutes in advance to allow ISSS to confirm your clearance to return to campus. We cannot assist you if you do not schedule your visit in advance. 
    • Anyone who visits the ISSS office must have received clearance to return to the Emory campus according to campus safety guidelines. Emory community members are expected to adhere to campus safety guidelines that include face coverings, social distancing, and hygiene and reporting any symptoms of illness. 
  • Document pick-up, drop-off, and shipping 

Office location, directions, and parking

The ISSS office is located in Suite 130 of the North Decatur Building, 1784 North Decatur Road. View in Google Maps >>

Visitor parking near our office is limited. We encourage you to walk or take a shuttle. The E, M, and Loop shuttles stop in front of the North Decatur Building. The CCTMA and the Park-and-Ride shuttles stop on Burlington Road near our front entrance. Shuttle routes >>

Walking directions: from Emory's main campus, walk toward the business school and law school. Cross Clifton Road at Fishburne Drive and pass the law school on your right. Continue between the two parking decks, and you will see a large white building with many windows. Go in the double doors and go up one level. Our office is Suite 130, next to the front entrance.

Mailing addresses

  • On campus: MSC 1784 001 1AV, ISSS Office

  • Off campus: MSC 1784 001 1AV, ISSS Office, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322

  • Street Address: ISSS Office, Suite 130, North Decatur Building, 1784 North Decatur Road, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322