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Office of International Programs

International Undergraduate Admissions
Kruegel Hall
PO Box 643251
Pullman WA 99164-3251
USA

international@wsu.edu

1-509-335-8117

1-855-219-1317 (toll-free)

Immigration and Visa Questions

International Student and Scholar Services Department

1-509-335-4508

ip.intlservices@wsu.edu

Our office staff is currently working remotely, which might delay response times. We will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.

 

International Undergraduate Admissions

Farah Antoine Head Shot 2015Farah Antoine – Assistant Director
509-335-2812
farah.antoine@wsu.edu
Coordinates international undergraduate admission. Lead for international transfer credit, education abroad credit evaluation, and development of international articulation tables. Advises and processes international student applications.

 

 

Paul Christensen Head Shot 2018Paul Christensen – International Admissions Coordinator
509-335-8117
paul.christensen@wsu.edu
Responsibilities include reception, student and faculty assistance, correspondence with students, staff, and faculty, and publications.

 

 

Head ShotSnow Fu – International Officer
86 15618204130
snow.fu@wsu.edu

 

 

 

Trevor Kingley Head Shot 2020Trevor Kingsley – Assistant Director, International Admissions Systems and Data Analysis
509-335-2986
tlkingsley@wsu.edu

 

 

 

Head ShotTyler McPherson – International Admissions Coordinator
509-335-0492
tyler.g.mcpherson@wsu.edu

 

 

 

Bjorn Myhre head shotBjorn Myhre – Assistant Director, International Recruitment
253-576-0930
bjorn.myhre@wsu.edu

 

 

 

Head ShotKatrice Swope – Student Services Coordinator
509-335-1933
katrice.swope@wsu.edu

 

 

 

Full Staff Directory

International Student and Scholar Services

 

Kate Hellmann – Director
509-335-0990
khellmann@wsu.edu
Provides leadership and long-range planning to align a comprehensive suite of services for international students and scholars to foster an inclusive international community and thereby internationalize the WSU system.. This includes oversight of academic offerings at INTO WSU. Experience at WSU: 2012-present.
Head Shot TemplateSmitha Bose – Program Assistant
509-335-3256
smitha.bose@wsu.edu
Acts as the primary contact for the Global Services department. Manages international students’ inquiries and provides timely support for immigration-related issues. Collaborates with Global Services staff, international student advisors, SEVIS coordinator, and Director to implement policies and provide international students and scholars with excellent support.
Maria Clara Cardieri Souza – Associate Director, RO/DSO
509-335-1083
maria.cardieri@wsu.edu
Manages and provides immigration services for all WSU department’s wishing to hire and/or host international personnel. Liaison with stakeholders regarding immigration updates and procedures. Works on complex immigration issues as Immigration Specialist in the J-1, H-1B, TN, O-1 and U.S. Permanent Residency categories. Assists as needed in international student immigration advising for F and J statuses.
Hanna Gillingham – Program Coordinator
509-335-0491
hanna.gillingham@wsu.edu
Primary contact for international scholar and student intern inquiries. Assists departments wishing to host and/or hire international scholars and student interns. Contact for scholar programming and outreach.
Anna James – International Student Advisor, DSO
509-335-1348
a.james@wsu.edu
Advises F-1 students on immigration issues and lead Global Services’ International Peer Mentor Program. With a Master’s degree in Global Human Development, is particularly interested in how supporting international students can build capacity to solve development problems. Contact for students in the College of Arts and Sciences; the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences; and the Carson College of Business.
Nitivia Jones – International Student Advisor
509-335-2422
nitivia.jones@wsu.edu
Works with the College of Education, College of Communications, and the College of Veterinary Medicine to make sure international students maintain their status while in the United States. Also takes initiatives to address the mental health of international students while they are in the unique and stressful situation of studying abroad by providing weekly meditation sessions.
Brian Ridge Head Shot 2017Brian Ridge – SEVIS Coordinator
509-335-3378
brian.ridge@wsu.edu
Works as the SEVIS Coordinator and PDSO. Manages international student information systems and oversees SEVIS reporting. Coordinates the many offices and branch campus locations within WSU that enter data into the international student systems.
Cody Tornow Head Shot 2017Cody Tornow – International Student Advisor
509-335-3381
cody.tornow@wsu.edu
Advises students on F and J immigration issues. Contact for programming and outreach to campus and community. Liaison with key stakeholders regarding immigration/student issues.