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International Student & Scholar Services

Questions?

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

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

    Bakar, Senem S
    Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Mailing Address

Academic Core Support Team

AU Academic Success Network

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To ensure success for our international students, ISSS offers many types of support. The Academic Core Support Team provides various types of assistance ranging from cultural adjustment advising and academic skills training to reading, writing, and classroom adjustment coaching. The team also works and coordinates with advisors, faculty, and staff for a complete network of support. Feel free to come in and make use of our services. We’re here to help!

Jawee

Senior Advisor

International Student & Scholar Services

Jawee Perla
Butler Pavilion 410
+1-202-885-3350
perla@american.edu

 

  • English Language Assessment
  • Immigration Advising
  • Cultural Adjustment Advising
  • Coordinating with Students, Faculty, and Advisors
Shari

International Student Counselor

The Academic Support and Access Center


Shari Pattillo
Mary Graydon Center 243
+1-202-885-3360
Pattillo@american.edu

 

  • Academic Skills Coaching: Classroom Participation, Note Taking, Time Management, Reading Strategies, Etc.
  • Cultural Adjustment Advising
  • Tutorial Referrals
Angela Dadak

International Student Coordinator

College Writing Program, Department of Literature & Foreign Studies


Angela Dadak
Battelle Tompkins 255
+1-202-885-2915
adadak@american.edu

 

  • Reading, Writing, and Classroom Adjustment Coaching for Students Taking College Writing Courses
  • Teaches "The Culture of Higher Education in the U.S."
  • Writing Center Advisor
  • Cultural Adjustment Advising