Skip to main content

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 2016 International Orientation Leader



Thailand, USA & China

Languages you speak

English, Thai & basic Chinese Mandarin


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

What do you really love about AU?
It's location!

Any hobbies or favorite activities?
Going to karaoke, learning foreign languages, dancing to Youtube videos & playing badminton!

What is your favorite spot on campus?
The roof top terrace in the School of Communications Building.

Any advice for incoming students?
Use the on-campus resources that you paid for to make your life at AU easier!