staff from the Office of International Students and Scholars

Contact OISS

*Until further notice, the OISS office is closed. Please email oiss@lmu.edu for general inquiries and visasupport@lmu.edu for immigration related related questions. 

For drop-in advising hours and our general office hours, please go here.

Mailing Address

Office for International Students & Scholars
1 LMU Drive, MS 8355
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659

Map

Find us on the Loyola Marymount University's Westchester General Campus Map.

OISS Mission

The Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) serves as a resource to the University by ensuring regulatory compliance. OISS provides programs and services that support international students' and scholars' social, educational and professional success, thereby, creating an engaged global community.

OISS Staff

Csilla V. Samay Assistant Dean for International Student & Initiatives
Denise Folga Director, OISS
Chimin Lee Metzler Associate Director
Vanessa Silva Program Coordinator
Massey Pierce SEVIS Coordinator
Allison Crawford Administrative Coordinator