ISO Office Schedule Around the Independence Day Holiday – July 3-4, 2023

ISO Office Schedule Around the Independence Day Holiday – July 3-4, 2023

The ISO, and most MIT offices, will be closed on Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4 in observance of the U.S. Independence Day holiday.

The ISO office schedule will be the following for the weeks surrounding the holiday:
Thursday, June 29: Walk-Ins available from 10:00am-3:00pm
Friday, June 30: ISO Fully Remote/Online
Monday, July 3: HOLIDAY – ISO CLOSED
Tuesday, July 4: HOLIDAY – ISO CLOSESD
Wednesday, July 5: ISO Fully Remote/Online
Thursday, July 6: Walk-Ins available 10:00am-3:00pm
Friday, July 7: ISO Fully Remote/Online

Given the holiday, ISO Staff may take longer than normal to respond to any emails. Please see the guidance below to access helpful ISO resources.

How to contact staff outside of walk-in hours:

*ISO Advisors conduct appointments remotely via Zoom, and can be reached by email and by phone.  Contact your ISO Advisor:

*Visa documents will be requested/processed online via iMIT (  Documents (Form I-20, Form DS-2019, letters) can be sent to the students electronically for students to download, print, and sign to use as original/legal documents.

*To obtain a new travel validation signature on your Form I-20 or Form DS-2019, review instructions on the ISO “Visas and Travel” webpage:

*New Student Information (Online Check-In, Orientation Programs, etc.) available on the ISO “Getting Started” webpage:

Please continue to consult the ISO website ( for extensive resources and guidance on online/remote support services:

ISO Phone number:  617-253-3795

ISO Email:

ISO Advisor Information:

ISO Emergency Phone Number (cannot wait until next business day, primarily for travel/entry to the U.S. issues):  617-258-5480

If you have a non-immigration emergency, please contact MIT Police Non-Emergency Number (617-253-2996) or Emergency Number (617-253-1212), or dial 100 from any MIT phone.