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International Student & Scholar Services


Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
Fax: 202-885-3354
Butler Pavilion, Room 410

ISSS office walk-in advising hours: Mondays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
410 Butler Pavilion
Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041


Fall 2015 International Peer Mentor



Côte d'Ivoire

Languages you speak

French and English


*To contact any of American University's International Peer Mentors or for more information about the program, please contact Jawee Perla in International Student & Scholar Services.

School and Major(s) (and Minor, if applicable):
Kogod School of Business, Business Administration

Favorite hobbies?
Reading, cooking

What do you love about AU?
It's in the middle of a great city, close to everything and most important I likethe cultural diversity

Favorite spot on campus?
In front of Kogod and next to Kay spiritual center. I like sitting on a bench under the trees.

Advice for incoming international students?
Use the resources at your disposal and enjoy your first semester at AU!!!