Hours and Directions to the Office of International Education


Georgia Tech, including the Office of International Education (OIE), is closed December 24th - December 28th 2018, and January 1st 2019. OIE will be open on December 31st. OIE will reopen on January 2nd and ISSS will resume regular walk-in advising hours for all international students and scholars. Walk-in advising will be available on Wednesday, January 2 from 1pm- 4pm.

Last date for Fall 2018 International Students and Scholars walk-in advising:
Thursday, Dec. 20 from 1-4 p.m.

No International Students and Scholars walk-in advising available:
Friday, December 21 and Monday, December 31

If you are an international student or scholar with an emergency (not related to international student travel documents) that needs attention during the time the Institute is closed, please contact the Georgia Tech Campus Police at 404-894-2500. They will be able to connect you to the Dean of Students on duty.


OIE Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

International Student and Scholar Walk-in hours are Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday: 1:00pm-4:30pm More Advising information


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Locate our Office on the map, [Google map] or follow the following directions:

From the North:

Take 75 or 85 South to 75/85 South. Take Exit #249D (North Avenue). At the top of the exit ramp, turn right onto North Avenue. Visitor Parking Lot 1 will be on your left after the pedestrian bridge. At the entrance to the Visitor’s Parking lot, please take a ticket. There is an hourly parking rate.

From the South:

Take 85 or 75 North to 75/85 North. Take Exit #249D (Spring Street/West Peachtree). At the top of the exit ramp, proceed through the first intersection (Spring Street). At the next intersection (West Peachtree), turn left onto West Peachtree Street. At first traffic light, turn left onto North Avenue. Cross over the interstate and go past Techwood Drive. Continue on North Avenue to Visitor Parking Lot 1, which will be on your left after the pedestrian bridge.  At the entrance to the Visitor’s Parking Lot 1, please take a ticket. There is an hourly parking rate.

From the Airport:

  • Cab/Uber/Lyft: fares are approximately $35. Our building is at the corner of Ferst Drive and Cherry Streets. On Cherry Street, facing campus away from North Avenue, the Savant Building will be on your right (it will be marked Savant Building). When you enter the building through the entrance on Cherry Street, you'll go to the second floor and follow the signs for the lobby. The entrance to the reception area of the office is Suite 211.
  • MARTA (Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority): Trains take you from the airport baggage claim to the North Avenue station. It is a 20-minute ride. Fare is $2.50 one way, plus $1.00 for a Breeze ticket which can be purchased at any MARTA station. Walk three blocks west on North Avenue to campus or transfer to a bus on route #27 to Tech. At the intersection of North Avenue and Fowler Street, ascend the stairs under the archway and take an immediate right. Follow the path toward the stadium and head in the direction of "Tech Tower". You should see an upper level walkway (in front of Tech Tower) and a lower level walkway (under the upper level walkway in front of Tech Tower). Take the lower level walkway and enter the building at the end (D. P. Savant). From this entrance, you'll go to the second floor and follow the signs for the lobby. The entrance to the reception area of the office is Suite 211.

Then, on foot from the Visitor’s Parking Lot:

Cross North Avenue at a crosswalk and make your way to Cherry Street. The Savant Building will be on your right, at the corner of Cherry Street and Ferst Drive. When you enter the building through the entrance on Cherry Street, you'll go to the second floor and follow the signs for the lobby. The entrance to the reception area of the office is Suite 211.