Office of International Student Life

Colleen Callahan-Panday

Director, Int Student Life

International House

Office: 28 Trowbridge Rd

Phone: 508-831-6030

Kathryn A Cruz

Asst Dir/SEVIS Coordinator

International House

Office: International House

Phone: 508-831-6030

Mirabelle Welch

Mirabelle Welch

Office Coordinator

International House

Phone: 508-831-6030

* First point of contact for International House inquiries
* Manages IH calendars and scheduling
* Coordinates office mailing including incoming EAD cards and other USCIS mail
* Organizes Social Security Number (SSN) applications 
* Updates address changes
* Manages Temporary Housing requests

Office of International Faculty and Scholar Services

Tom Thomsen

Tom Thomsen

Director, Intl Fac & Scholar

International House

Phone: 508-831-6030

The Office of International Faculty and Scholars, in collaboration with the Provost’s Office, oversees programs and services for international scholars, post-doctoral fellows, research scientist/engineers and international faculty. 

* H-1B advising
* H-1B filing for faculty and researchers
* PR applications for faculty and researchers
* J-1 scholar advising
* Filing Labor Condition applications (LCA) and Labor Certifications (PERM)
* Cross-cultural and adjustment advising
* General personal or immigration issues

English as a Second Language Program

Billy D. McGowan

Director of ESL

International House

Office: 28 Trowbridge Rd

Phone: 508-831-6033