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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




Languages you speak

English, Basic Chinese


*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):
SIS International Studies and Chinese

Favorite hobbies?
Reading, cooking, watching movies, dancing

What do you love about AU?
The diverse community on campus and its location in an interesting and exciting city.

Favorite spot on campus?
The quad on a nice day.

Advice for incoming international students?
Join some clubs and organizations, your homesickness isn't as noticeable if you're busy.