Office of International Student Services (OISS)

OISS provides exceptional immigration services and support to Colgate's international students, and enhances international students' Colgate student experience.


Studying as an international student presents unique opportunities and challenges, from immigration concerns to adjusting to life in a new culture. OISS thoughtfully supports this community of students from the time of admission through graduation and beyond.


OISS staff works closely with campus partners to ensure a smooth and successful transition to student life in the United States.  Some of the services we provide are:

Student Experience on Campus

Contact Information

101 McGregory Hall (campus map)

  • Phone: 011-1-315-228-6131
    • After hours emergencies, contact Campus Safety at 011-1-315-228-7333
  • Fax: +1-315-693-1166 (ATTN: OISS)


Assistant Dean and Director of International Student Services
101 McGregory Hall
Assistant Director of International Student Services
101J McGregory Hall
Administrative Assistant for Administrative Advising
OISS Coordinator
101 McGregory Hall