Office of International Education

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             Welcome to the ASU Office of International Education


To further ASU’s mission of fostering diverse university programs and activities in order to realize its goal of educating students to become global citizens who are outstanding contributors to society.


The Office of International Education fosters Albany State University's commitment to excellence in teaching and learning by preparing students to be effective contributors to a globally diverse society, where knowledge including global competence and technology create opportunities for personal and professional success.

What We Do

  • Facilitate Study Abroad Programs
  • Advise and Retain International Students
  • Facilitate Professional Development on Internationalizing the Campus
  • Facilitate International Education Week
  • Mentor Global Ambassadors
  • Facilitate Faculty Study Abroad Workshops
  • Assist with Access to Passports & Visas
  • Advise Students on Study Abroad Scholarships: Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship & the Fund for Education Abroad (FEA)
  • Advise Students and Faculty/Staff on Fulbright Programs
  • Facilitate Opportunities for Virtual Exchange Programming
  • Facilitate Virtual Study Abroad Programs
  • Create Curricular and Co-Curricular Events and Activities on International Education through Global Awareness and Internationalization
  • Participate in Culturally Specific Conferences such as Southeast Model African Union (SEMAU) and International Modern African Union (IMAU)
  • Facilitate International Spring Fling
  • Participate in Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)

Admissions Contacts for International Students

Name Office Phone Email
Ms. Michelle Appling, Associate Director/PDSO Undergraduate Recruitment and Admissions 229-500-4358
Dr. Charles Ochie, Director Graduate School 229-500-2221
Ms. Domonique Hines, Interim Director Distance Learning 229-500-2909


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Admin Staff Office Hours for Office of International Education
Admin Staff Office Hours Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact Information for OIE Telephone: 229-500-2021
Office Location for OIE Billy C. Black Building, Room 284
504 College Drive, Albany, GA 31705
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