Key UNL International Resources

Office of International Engagement

Senior International Officer and Associate Vice Chancellor
208 Administration Building 0420

Dave Wilson facilitates and coordinates UNL's international engagement efforts, aiding the articulation and advancement of international priorities and activities; overseeing international agreements; supervising Education Abroad, Programs in English as a Second Language, the International Engagement Office, and partnership degree programs; fostering the further internationalization of the curriculum; facilitating the E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues; and cooperating with Admissions, Graduate Studies, Student Affairs, and the colleges to facilitate the recruitment and support of
international students.

Maegan Stevens-Liska serves as the Director of the Office of International Engagement. Maegan coordinates the review and approval processes for international agreements, manages the archive and database of agreements, and supports UNL's international engagement efforts. Maegan reports to the SIO.

Erika Hepburn serves as the Sponsored International Student Coordinator in the Office of International Engagement. Erika is the ground level expert on all sponsored international student programs. She works to facilitate communication between foreign sponsors, UNL departments, and sponsored international students to ensure the needs of sponsors and sponsored international students are met.

Rachel Ayalon serves as the International Projects Specialist in the Office of International Engagement. Rachel's work includes supporting the development and maintenance of international agreements, managing the website and International Student Guide, coordinating events, and provides support for international initiatives on campus.

Campuswide Offices

Education Abroad Office (EAO)
Love Library South 127
EAO reports to the SIO and is the primary point of contact for all UNL education abroad programs. EAO staff help students identify and select education abroad options; partner with colleges, departments and faculty leaders during the program development and budgeting processes; manage an online application process (using newly implemented MyWorld software); work to minimize risk and maximize safety; facilitate exchange programs around the world; and promote education abroad and international education opportunities to UNL students.

International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO)

201 Seaton Hall 0639
The ISSO reports to the associate dean of Graduate Studies and helps international students and scholars maintain their immigration status and comply with U.S. employment regulations; assists UNL departments and colleges in their efforts to hire and retain international researchers and faculty; and serves as a liaison with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) in matters related to international visitors studying and working at UNL. In addition, the University provides many resources for international students & scholars.

International Student Programming - New Student Enrollment
Alexander Building, 1410 Q Street 0417
New Student Enrollment manages programming for incoming international students, including new international student orientation and other social, cultural, and community-oriented programs to enhance the experience of international students.

Undergraduate Admissions
Alexander Building, 1410 Q Street 0417
The Global Admissions website welcomes international freshmen, transfer, and exchange students, providing information on English Proficiency, life in Lincoln, and the Intensive English Program.

Graduate Studies 
110 Seaton Hall 0619
The Graduate Studies website helps prospective students from outside the United States explore graduate degree programs, costs, application requirements and processes, and funding opportunities.

Office of the Chancellor

Senior Adviser to the Chancellor, International Affairs 
Thomas Farrell
204 ADMS

Institute of Agriculture & Natural Resources

IANR Assistant Vice Chancellor for Global Engagement
Josh Davis
313 Ag Hall, East Campus 

Office of Research

National Recognition & Awards Coordinator 
Jerry Doyle
Whittier Research Center

College of Education & Human Sciences and College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources

Global Exchange Coordinator
Jon Kerrigan
116 Henzlik Hall


Residential International Student Coordinator
Luyao Yan
7143A Selleck Quadrangle