UT Tyler

OIP Team

Office of International Programs

The OIP Team facilitates study abroad opportunities for students and faculty across campus and provides insurance advising, cultural and social programming, and immigration services for UT Tyler international students, students at the Intensive English Language Institute (IELI), and visiting scholars, faculty and their family members. In addition, the OIP facilitates international research and engagement as well as international recruitment and marketing.

OIP representatives are located in the University Center - please see campus map locations #29 - OIP International Student, Scholar and Faculty Services (ISSFS) Center.  There are many opportunities and services that the Office of International Programs team can assist you with -- come visit us soon!

International Student, Scholar and Faculty Services (ISSFS) Center

Mrs. Nandini (Nan) McClurg
OIP ISSFS Center Office Manager / Department Security Liaison (DSL)
International Insurance Advisor and J Exchange Visitor Program Responsible Officer (RO)
Designated School Official (DSO) and International Advisor: F1 IELI Students
Email: issfs@uttyler.edu
Phone: 903.565.5706 / 903.565.0391
Office: UC 2160 (OIP ISSFS Center) / 3620 Varsity Drive (IELI)

Ms. Meg Morgan
OIP ISSFS Center Principal Designated School Official (PDSO) and DSO Coordinator
International Advisor: F1 Students with last names beginning M-Z; Houston Engineering Center (HEC)
Email: issfs@uttyler.edu
Phone: 903.565.5969
Office:  UC 2160 (OIP ISSFS Center) 

Mr. Daoming Chen
Designated School Official (DSO) and International Advisor
H1-B Petitions Coordinator and Assistant on International Partner Collaborations
Email: issfs@uttyler.edu 
Phone: 903.566.7479
Office: UC 2160 (OIP ISSFS Center) 

Mr. Torrey Wang
Designated School Official (DSO) and International Advisor: F-1 Students with last names beginning A-L
Email: issfs@uttyler.edu     
Phone: 903.565.5682
Office: UC 2160 (OIP ISSFS Center) 

Ms. Amanda Beard
OIP Administrative Assistant - Student Services and Events
Email: issfs@uttyler.edu
Phone: 903.565.5960
Office: UC 2160 (OIP ISSFS Center) 

Travel Study Abroad

Study Abroad Advisor - Position Currently Vacant
Email: studyabroad@uttyler.edu

OIP Student Assistants

Ms. Hannah Barton
OIP Graduate Student Assistant

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