University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
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612-625-5000

ISSS Staff


Staff

Our staff is professionally trained to provide information and counseling to foreign nationals about academic, immigration, legal, career, financial, personal and family issues, as well as issues of cross-cultural adjustment and professional integration upon returning to home countries.

If you have a question that cannot be addressed in a 15 minute walk-in advising session, stop in Room 190 Humphrey Center or call our Front Desk (612-626-7100) to set up an advising session with one of our advisors or counselors.

ISSS Directors

Assistant Dean and Director


(612) 626-7100

ISSS Assistant Director, Head of Advising and F-1 Visa Program


(612) 626-7100

ISSS Associate Director, Head of Advising and Counseling


(612) 626-7100

ISSS Associate Director, Head of Employment-based Visas


(612) 626-7100

ISSS Assistant Director, Head of Operations, Information Systems,
and the J Visa Program



ISSS Assistant Director, Head of Student Engagement and
Intercultural Initiatives



(612) 626-7369
ISSS Program Directors

Director of Exchange Student Program


(612) 624-9512

Director of Intercultural Education


(612) 626-4799

Director of Sponsored Student Program


(612) 626-7428

Director of Student Engagement


(612) 626-8494
Advisors and Counselors
 
(612) 625-8205
 
(612) 624-5225
(612) 625-8343
 
(612) 301-1685
(612) 625-2936
(612) 624-7302
(612) 626-0741
(612) 626-7455
(612) 626-7194
 
 
(612) 626-4797
(612) 626-7428
(612) 626-7106
(612) 624-9512
(612) 625-7965

Advising Interns


Counseling Practicum Students


Document Specialists and Coordinators

F-1 Documents


(612) 626-8643
(612) 624-4895
(612) 626-8414

J-1 Documents


(612) 626-7452
Employment-based Visas

ISSS Associate Director, Head of Employment-based Visas


(612) 624-1478

H-1B Advisor/Case Manager


(612) 625-2936
(612) 626-7106
(612) 626-7194

Permanent Residence Case Manager

  • To Be Announced
Exchange Students

Director of Exchange Student Program


(612) 624-9512
Funding

Academic and Funding Coordinator/Counselor

(612) 625-7965

Academic and Funding Counselor

(612) 625-8351
Recruitment

Director of International Recruitment


(612) 626-7453

International Recruitment Coordinator


Sponsored Students

Director of Sponsored Student Program


(612) 626-7428
Student Engagement & Intercultural Initiatives

ISSS Assistant Director,
Head of Student Engagement & Intercultural Initiatives



(612) 626-7369

Director of Intercultural Education


(612) 626-4799

Director of Student Engagement


(612) 626-8494

Program Coordinator


(612) 624-7381

Intercultural Trainer


(612) 625-9478

Evaluation Specialist

  • Dr. Xi Yu

(612) 626-7100
Welcome Center and Related Staff

Welcome Center Supervisor


(612) 626-7455

Office Manager and Assistant to the Assistant Dean in ISSS


(612) 626-7359

Welcome Center and J-Visa Support Assistant


(612) 624-7963

Student Welcome Center Staff

  • Charlie (Qingkang) Cao
  • Natalia Morales Cardenas
  • Bernardo Costa
  • Jasmine (Jieyu) Jiang
(612) 626-7100
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