Graduate students at the international dinner

International Student & Scholar Services

As a central resource for international students and scholars, we: advise individuals and the institution on F & J immigration regulations; provide support during the U.S. academic, social, and cultural adjustment process; and facilitate intercultural learning across campus.

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How to Meet with an International Student Advisor

Use virtual drop-in advising sessions for quick questions (5-10 minutes). Click the WebEx link during the designated advising hours listed below. If the room is locked, you will need to wait your turn. The advisor will let you in when it is your time. The times listed are Boston (ET).

  • Mondays: 10:00am - 11:00am
  • Tuesdays: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Thursdays: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

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Appointments can be scheduled for in-person or virtual advising. While students can meet with any international student advisor, students should reference the following advising list when scheduling appointments when possible based on a student’s passport last name:

  • A - J: Nicole (Nikki) Nicosia
  • K - L: Megan Murray
  • M - Z: Ikuko Konda

Call the Glavin Office at 781-239-4565 during normal business hours, Monday - Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm (Boston ET)

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International Tea

International Tea events are held several times during the academic year. As an informal event, it allows for conversation and networking while enjoying a variety of teas and snacks from around the world. The Glavin Office often also partners with student clubs, offices or individual students to share information. Events are open to current students, staff, faculty, and families.

Spring 22: To be announced soon!

Beyond Babson: U.S. Work Visas

Learn how to navigate your options for continued work in the U.S. beyond graduation and OPT! Hear from U.S. immigration attorneys about work visa options and updates, whether hoping to get sponsorship through an employer or start your own business in the U.S. Events are open to current Babson students and recent alumni on OPT.

Tues, Feb 8 2022, 3pm - Goss Associates (Virtual)
Weds, Apr 6 2022, 3pm - Iandoli Desai & Cronin P.C (Virtual)

Details will be sent via email before each event.

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