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International Offices at Virginia Tech

Cranwell International Center

Process immigration paperwork for undergraduate international students coming to Virginia Tech and who are taking classes.

Website:
Cranwell International Center

Contacts:
David Clubb, Associate Dean and Director
Tricia V. Galvez, Assistant Director for Immigration and Advising

International Support Services (ISS)

Process immigration paperwork for non-students and students (at all campuses) who are coming to Virginia Tech but are not taking classes.

Website:
International Support Services (ISS)

Contacts:
Ian Leuschner, Director
Deena Neese, Associate Director
Belinda Pauley, J-1 Program Manager

International Graduate Student Services (IGSS)

Process immigration paperwork for graduate international students coming to Virginia Tech and are taking classes.

Website:
International Graduate Student Services (IGSS)

Contacts:
Monika Gibson, Director
Tina Lapel, Senior Immigration Advisor, SEVIS Compliance Coordinator
Matt Grice, Immigration Advisor

Global Education Office

Study abroad, international MOUs and SEAs, global risk managment and emergency response, program leader training, immigration paperwork for exchnge international students

Website:
Global Education Office

Contacts:
Theresa Johansson, Director
Rachel Fitzgerald, Assistant Director for Program Management

VT Engage

Process registration requirements for service-learning trips. Develop service programs and community opportunities.

Website:
VT Engage

Contacts:
Eliza Wethey, Associate Director of Global Engagement

Northern Virginia Graduate Services Office

A satellite office of the Virginia Tech Graduate School

Website:
Northern Virginia Graduate Service Office

Contacts:
Jessica Mullins, Graduate Student Immigration Specialist

Language and Culture Institute (LCI)

Services include administering the English proficiency requirement for J-1 Exchange visitors, administering the TOEFL, and intensive English programs.

Website:
Language and Culture Institute

Contacts in Blacksburg:
Donald Back, Director

 

Center for International Research, Education and Development (CIRED)

OIRED is primarily involved in project work, much of it in collaboraton with USAID.

Website:
Center for International Research, Education and Development

Contact:
Phone: 540-231-6338

Outreach and International Affairs (OIA)

Assist with presidential level visits and set the guidelines for hosting an international delegation or visitor. Oversee the following offices: Global Education Office, ISS, CIRED, LCI, the Steger Center for International Scholarship.

Website:
Outreach and International Affairs

Contacts:
Guru Ghosh, Vice President
Kim Rhodes, Executive Assistant