International Student & Scholar Services

Questions?

  • Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
    202-885-3350
    Fax: 202-885-3354
    Butler Pavilion, Room 410

    Open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ISSS advisors are available at the front desk for walk-in appointments.

    Bakar, Senem S
    Director, International Student & Scholar Services

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International Peer Mentors

Introducing American University's International Peer Mentors. Our mentors are successful current international students who help welcome new international students to campus. They can assist you in your transition to American University culture, social and academic life.

To contact a peer mentor, please email Jawee Perla in International Student & Scholar Services.

If you are a current student who would like to apply to be a peer mentor, please fill out the online application by clicking here.

Alya

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Home: Malaysia & Indonesia
Majors: International Studies & Business Administration
Minor: Economics

About Alya...


Essarayoss

Essarayoss

Home: Cambodia & California
Major: International Studies & International Development

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Clara

Clara

Home: Singapore
Major: Audio Technology
Minor: Studio Arts

About Clara...


Myrto

Myrto

Home: Cyprus
Majors: Mathematics & Psychology

About Myrto...


Chelsea

Chelsea

Home: USA & Spain
Major: Public Communications
Minor: Marketing

About Chelsea....


Maha

Maha

Home: Pakistan & Kuwait
Major: Business Administration, specialization in Accounting

About Maha...


Karen

Karen ISSS peer mentor

Home: Singapore; Basel, Switzerland; Charlotte, N. Carolina
Completed: BA International Studies, minor in Chinese language
Major: International Economic Relations (Master's degree)

About Karen...


Matilde

Matilde ISSS peer mentor

Home: Macau & Malaysia
Major: International Relations

About Matilde...