International Center

The International Center

The International Center located in the Kolligian Library room 101 provides a variety of services to assist international students, scholars, faculty and staff at UC Merced, as well as American students seeking opportunities to study abroad. For information about a specific International Center service area, please contact us at 209-228-4722 or at international@ucmerced.edu

The service areas below are managed through the International Center.

Hours of Operation

The International is open during the following hours with extended hours during Study Abroad application deadline dates.
Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Our Staff

Rebecca Sweeley
Founding Director, Retired
International Affairs

 

Craig Harmelin
Assistant Director, Study Abroad

 

Suki Nawaz
Assistant Director, ISS
Employment-Based Visa Advisor
 

Becky Mirza
Interim Director/International Student Visa Specialist

 

Rico Johnson
International Scholar Visa Specialist

 

Jennifer Heinrich
Study Abroad Advisor