University of California, Riverside

International Students and Scholars Office

ISC Online


The International Scholar Center online system (ISConline) is a web-based system that allows departments that apply for non-immigrant visas for UCR employees or international researchers.  ISConline allows for completely paperless creation, routing, reviews & approvals of departmental visa requests.  With login access, all are be able to log-in to the system to receive real-time updates on an application’s status and the required steps in the visa process.

Benefits of ISConline

  • Ability to log-in to ISConline to check status of pending visa cases
  • Receive automatic email reminders of upcoming work expiration dates
  • Improves communication between ISC, hiring departments, & foreign national employees
  • Available 24/7 for global use.
How ISConline Fits into the Process - ISConline process begins after a visa request is submitted by the hiring department.
  •  Department initiate the invitation through ISConline
  • Scholar receives email to log into ISConline and create new password
  • Scholar must submits his/her information and documents
  • ISC reviews then adds service payment information
  • Payment is made
  • ISC begins application process 

Getting Started:


Hiring departments you will need to have a transactor & approver setup to use ISConline system.  Once you are set up, you can then log in as the Administrator.


You will receive an email with your login and password from ISC Online.   In some cases, the email address you provided may send emails from ISC Online to your spam folder.  Please ensure your login information was not sent to spam by your email provider or check with your hiring department to verify your email address.

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Administrative Contacts

Technical Contacts

  • Departments for access to ISC Online please consult your unit's Systems Access Administrator (SAA).
  • Scholars for access to ISC Online please consult your hiring department.
  • For technical problems (e.g., browser issues, exporting to Excel, etc.) please contact the Help Desk at x2-3555 or

Quick Links


Office Hours

Regular office hours: Monday through Thursday: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM & 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Open advising hours:
Monday - Friday
10:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00 - 4:00pm

*Appointments are also available.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

International Students and Scholars Office
0321 Surge Building

Tel: (951) 827-4113
Fax: (951) 827-3248