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Students and scholars must make an appointment in order to meet with an ISO-ISSP advisor. The advisor will send you meeting details for Zoom. Select an advisor below with an open time slot and you will be emailed Zoom credentials to be able to connect via internet or phone. Walk-ins will be asked to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

Advising hours are available to be scheduled from Monday-Thursday 9AM-12noon; 1-4PM EDT. There are no advising hours on Friday. Select the name of the advisor below to book an appointment. Do not book duplicate appointments with advisors!


Richard Tanson
Sr. International Student & Scholar Advisor & Program Manager
Advising Hours: Monday - Thursday
10:00 a.m. - Noon;  and 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In Minor Hall on Monday & Wednesday

Polly Lawson
J VISA ONLY
International Student & Scholar Advisor
Advising Hours: Monday - Thursday
10:00 a.m. - Noon and 2:00-4:00 p.m.
In Minor Hall on Monday & Wednesday

Adrienne Kim Bird
International Student & Scholar Advisor
Advising Hours: Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. 
Zoom appointments only

Caren Freeman
International Student & Scholar Advisor 
Advising Hours: Thursdays 10:00 a.m. - Noon
In Minor Hall on Thursday

Tricia Galvez Carpenter
SEVIS & Technical Coordinator
Advising Hours: Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. & 1 pm - 2 pm
In Minor Hall on Monday & Tuesday