Welcome to the Office of International Affairs
Our Mission: The Office of International Affairs is dedicated to enhancing a vibrant international community and to fostering cross-cultural experience. We welcome, support and strengthen diversity through advocacy and holistic service. Enriching connections is our goal.
- Methods of Contact
- OIA Office Hours and Location
- Front Desk Services
- OIA Staff
- Director & Associate Director
In your email, please include:
your full name
your student ID #, if you are a student
your department, and
a description of your request.
Phone: (773) 702-7752
Fax: (773) 702-3058
Skype: Student advisers are available to meet over Skype by appointment. Send your appointment request and Skype ID to email@example.com.
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday: 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Appointments: Due to the nature of immigration work, we are generally unable to see students and employees on a walk-in basis. Appointments are strongly encouraged if you need to meet with an adviser or require a service not offered by the Front Desk. Please call or email the front desk to request an appointment with your adviser.
ITIN Applications: By appointment only. Please contact the front desk to request an ITIN appointment.
- Letters of full-time enrollment
- Travel signatures
- Signatures on Social Security letters for on campus employment
- Replacement I-20 or DS-2019
- I-515A processing and mailing
- Appointment scheduling
- Application drop-off (extensions, work authorization, reduced course load, etc.)
NOTE: All visitors picking up a document must present a valid, government issued identification, such as UChicago ID, U.S. Driver's License, or passport.