The Office of International Student Affairs (OISA) provides both immigration advising as well as English Language Learning support. 

Office Location

Office: 120 Boylston Street (10th Floor), Boston, MA 

Phone: 617-824-7858

Email: oisa [at] (oisa[at]emerson[dot]edu)

Immigration Advising

Our experienced team of immigration advisors can assist you in understanding your immigration status from answering questions about your full-time course load, to reviewing your documents in preparation for travel, to applying for US work permission.

OISA Walk-In Hours

For the 2022-2023 school year, hold walk-in hours three times a week for quick questions students might have that need in-person attention:

  • Monday: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Office: 120 Boylston Street (10th Floor), Boston, MA 

You may also schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with your advisor or send them a direct email using the links below.

Meet our Staff

English Language Support

All immigration requests and tasks should be completed through Terra Dotta.