​​​​International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS)

ISSS Mission Statement

As a central resource for international students and scholars, we: advise individuals and the institution on F & J immigration regulations; provide support during the U.S. academic, social, and cultural adjustment process; and facilitate intercultural learning across campus.

We focus on:

  • Immigration: Guidance on the visa process and F student/J exchange visitor immigration regulations
  • Employment: Securing required authorization for on-campus and off-campus work/internships
  • Living in U.S.: Assist with Social Security number, driver’s license, taxes and resources for families
  • Cultural Adjustment: Transition to social and academic life at Babson and in the U.S.
  • Cross-Cultural Skills: Educational programs to help students (and staff) bridge differences and develop a global mindset

​Need Assistance?

 Meet the staff in ISSS »

Consult with an ISSS advisor during the following times:

Walk-In Advising (no appointment needed)

Mondays/Wednesdays: 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Tuesdays/Thursdays: 10 a.m.-Noon and 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Olin Hall Cafe (co-advising with graduate CCD): Wednesdays: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Appointments

Schedule a 30-minute appointment with an advisor at least one day in advance.

Phone: +1-781-239-4565
Email: isss@babson.edu​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​