Contact

Contact Our Office

Email: ois@ncsu.edu (current response time for emails is 3 – 5 business days.)

Phone: 919.515.2961

Physical Address: Suite 320, 111 Lampe Drive, Raleigh, NC 27695

Please note that the Office of International Services’ physical on-campus location is currently closed due to the COVID-19 virus, so they are working remotely during this time. The best way to contact the office is by email, phone, or visiting virtual walk-in advising. Thank you for understanding.

Mailing Address: Office of International Services, NC State University, Campus Box 7222, Raleigh, NC 27695-7222

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM EST (Excluding University Holidays)

Walk-In Hours

OIS offers virtual walk-in advising hours to provide international students, scholars, and dependents an immediate response to brief questions they may have. Individuals can learn more about virtual walk-in advising procedures here. On Wednesdays, the office does not hold walk-in hours but is open for document drop-off and pick-up.

MondayTuesdayThursdayFriday
10:00AM – 11:45AM10:00AM – 11:45AM1:00PM – 2:45PM1:00PM – 2:45PM

Please note that walk-in advising is limited to brief exchanges, such as questions about changing majors, etc. For topics which require more than 5 minutes with an advisor (e.g. change of status, employment issues, transfer questions), please call the OIS to schedule an appointment.

Appointments

Need assistance with a more in-depth or personal immigration advice? OIS works on a liaison model with each advisor being assigned to a specific academic department, program, and student population. View the staff roles and directory below to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

Staff MemberEmailRoleDepartment or Programs
Lauren Ballldball@ncsu.eduAssistant Director for ProgramsPrograms:
International Moms or Mates (IMOM)
Culture Corps
New International Student Orientation
Elizabeth Benderelbender@ncsu.eduImmigration SpecialistGraduate and Undergraduate Students:
Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
Optional Practical Training (OPT)
STEM OPT
Jennifer Glassjsglass@ncsu.edu

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Senior International Undergraduate
Student and Scholar Advisor
Undergraduate Students:
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
College of Design
College of Education
College of Engineering
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Natural Resources
College of Textiles
University College – Exploratory Studies and Inter-College Transfer (ICT)

Scholars:
College of Veterinary Medicine
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Additional:
CARES Liaison
Intensive English Program
Undergraduate Orientation
Hayley Hardenbrookhdharden@ncsu.edu

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International Undergraduate
Student and Scholar Advisor
Undergraduate Students:
College of Sciences
Poole College of Management

Graduate Students and Scholars:
Biomedical Engineering
Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Operations Research

Scholars:
College of Sciences
Provost Office
Start Date Deferrals

Additional:
Study Abroad Exchange Students
Undergraduate Orientation
Elizabeth Jameseajames2@ncsu.edu

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DirectorGraduate Students:
College of Veterinary Medicine
Analytics
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Provost

Scholars:
Analytics
Nuclear Engineering
Asia Kingayking@ncsu.eduInternational Programs CoordinatorPrograms:
English Conversation Club (ECC)
International Students and Scholars Engaging in Reaching Out and Volunteering (ISSERV)
Breaking Bread
Alternative Intercultural Spring Break (AISB)
Courtenay Klauberckklaube@ncsu.edu

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International Graduate Student
and Scholar Advisor
Graduate Students and Scholars:
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mollie LoJaconomalojaco@ncsu.edu

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Assistant Director for AdvisingGraduate Students:
College of Sciences
College of Design

Scholars:
College of Design
Felicia Harrisfgharris@ncsu.eduInternational Services CoordinatorHuman Resources
Budget/Financials
Hillary Pattonhillary_patton@ncsu.edu

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Senior International Graduate
Student and Scholar Advisor
Graduate Students and Scholars:
College of Ag and Life Sciences
College of Natural Resources
College of Education
College of Textiles
Poole College of Management

Additional:
J-1 Student Interns
Summer Institute
Summer Start
Anthony Shurerajshurer@ncsu.edu

Drop-In Hours and Access
Academic Coordinator for
International Student Support
Academic Support
Michael Shurermashurer@ncsu.eduAssistant Director for SEVIS
Compliance
Graduate Students and Scholars:
Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

Additional:
Data Management
SEVIS Compliance
Eric Sytyessyty@ncsu.eduAssistant International Services CoordinatorFront Desk Management
Case Intake/Assignments
Kelsey Stolzenbachkastolze@ncsu.edu

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International Graduate Student and
Scholar Advisor I Data Analyst
Graduate Students and Scholars:
Computer Science

Additional:
Data Management
Alex Wesnerabwesner@ncsu.edu

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International Graduate Student
and Scholar Advisor
Graduate Students and Scholars:
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Integrated Manufacturing Systems Engineering