Applying to AU
Supporting Academic Success
Visas & Immigration
J-1 Scholars & Student Interns
Transitioning Beyond AU
Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
202-885-3350 Fax: 202-885-3354 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
English, Mandarin & Japanese (basic)
*To contact any of American University's International Orientation Leaders, please contact Jawee Perla in International Student & Scholar Services.
What do you really love about AU?The people! The people at AU are diverse, open-minded and interesting.
Any hobbies or favorite activities?I enjoy going to various events and shows around town and eating out. I love to travel to somewhere new during breaks.
What is your favorite spot on campus?The Quad, a place that connects the entire campus. When the weather is nice, you can see the energy of the campus on the Quad.
Any advice for incoming students?AU and DC have a lot to offer whatever your needs and interests are. Don't forget to reach out and utilize all the resources! Have fun!