Contact Us

The Office of Global Services (OGS) supports F-1 and J-1 international students and alumni; international scholars who work, teach, research, or intern at Georgetown; and globally engaged schools, faculty, and staff members.

F-1 & J-1 International Students

Your assigned International Student (IS) Advisor is listed by visa type and academic program. Begin each inquiry by searching the International Services website for information. IS Advisors work Monday-Friday and are available by email and appointment.

Before new students attend their first class, OGS advises via

All Academic Programs:


College, Foreign Service, Health, Nursing, and GU-Qatar:

All Academic Programs:

IS Advisor changes in final two years of OPT for STEM-eligible students. Apply once within 90 days of post-completion OPT EAD end date.

All Bachelor’s Degree STEM Majors:

All PhD Programs:

Master of Arts – Graduate School of Arts & Sciences:

Master of Science – Graduate School of Arts and Sciences:

Biomedical Graduate Education Masters:

McCourt School of Public Policy Masters:

McDonough School of Business Masters:

School of Continuing Studies Masters:

Walsh School of Foreign Service Masters:

International Scholars & Student Interns

Georgetown faculty, staff, visiting researchers, and student interns are welcome to contact to OGS by email and appointment. Please send general inquiries to

Medical Center:

Main Campus:

Law Center:

Main Campus & Medical Center:

Law Center:

University Services and administrative units under Provost:

All others:

Global Program Support Services (GPS)

GPS facilitates the international agreements process for academic departments, centers, and initiatives; coordinates the facilities and activities at Villa Le Balze; and supports the University in various aspects of global engagement. Please send general inquiries to

Georgetown University in Qatar:

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences:

McCourt School of Public Policy:

McDonough School of Business:

Office of Global Education:

Walsh School of Foreign Service:

All Other Administrative Offices:

Conferences, events:

Non-credit undergraduate programming:

All graduate programming:

For all countries:

All program, departments, centers:

Looking for information on undergraduate credit-bearing study abroad? Please contact the Office of Global Education for questions related to semester, full year, and summer study abroad programs.

Finding the Car Barn

OGS is located on the 1st floor of the Car Barn. From the Prospect Street entrance (on 4th floor), go down to the 1st floor and follow the hallway until you reach the vending machines. Turn right and the entrance to Suite 140 will be on your right.

External Requests

All media inquiries, including print media and campus newspapers, should be directed to the Georgetown Office of Strategic Communications at or 202.687.4328. 

The Office of Global Services does not publicize or endorse external opportunities or events to students.  Many thanks for your understanding.