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

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:
College of Sciences (All Except Statistics)

Scholars:
Provost Office
College of Sciences
Start Date Deferrals

Additional:
Study Abroad Exchange Students
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.eduAssistant Director for AdvisingOn Leave For Fall 2020
Sheila O’Rearsmorear@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:
Computer Science
Statistics

Scholars:
Computer Science

Additional:
Data Management
Alex Wesnerabwesner@ncsu.edu

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International Graduate Student
and Scholar Advisor
Graduate Students and Scholars:
Biomedical Engineering
Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
College of Design
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Integrated Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Operations Research

Additional:
Curricular Practical Training (CPT)