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About Us

Our Mission

The Education Abroad office aims to provide accessible and inclusive global learning programs, experiences, and curricula intended to equip students with the life-long knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to be responsive global citizens in an ever-changing world.

Our Values

  • Academic rigor and curricular relevance
  • Cultural awareness and respect for others
  • Financial affordability and sound fiscal stewardship
  • Fostering a healthy sense of adventure and commitment to lifelong learning

UAlbany is a committed partner of IIE’s Generation Study Abroad initiative.

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Contact Information

Center for International Education and Global Strategy Science Library G40 1400 Washington Ave. Albany, NY 12222


Phone: (518) 591-8172

Fax: (518) 591-8171

Students who need advising or other assistance may schedule a Zoom appointment or email for assistance. Walk-in advising will not be available during this time.

Emergency Contact Information

During Business Hours 1-518-591-8172 Nights and Weekends University at Albany Police 1-518-442-3131

Meet the Staff

Mark Curry

Program Coordinator

Carmeisha Huckleby

Assistant Director, Education Abroad

Africa, Asia, Middle East, Spain, and Faculty-led programs

Marianne Macaluso

Administrative Assistant

Renée DeCelle

Director, Education Abroad

Jacqueline Ledermann

Assistant Director, Distinguished International Scholarships and Fellowships

Advisor for Distinguished International Scholarships and Fellowships (e.g. Fulbright.), International Partnerships Manager & Education Abroad Records/Registration (visiting and exchange students)

Dr. Annette Richie

Director, Global Academic Programs

Global Distinction, International Studies Minor, Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL), Peace Corps Prep

Rachel Moody

Director, International Academic Partnerships & International Academic Advising

Short-term Custom Incoming International Student Programs, International Summer Program, Dual & Double Degrees

Make a Gift

Your Contributions Count!

Please consider giving to the Center for International Education and Global Strategy to help bring valuable, life-changing international experiences to more UAlbany students. Providing UAlbany students with a global education matters, and your gift makes it possible.

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Give by Mail

Please make checks payable to “The University at Albany Foundation”. In the MEMO field of your check, please designate your gift to “Education Abroad Students 20-50006-00.” Mail to: The University at Albany Foundation UAB 226 1400 Washington Avenue Albany, New York 12222

Give by Phone

Call 1-800-577-7869 to make your gift by phone. Please be sure to inform the representative that you wish to designate your gift to “Education Abroad Students 20-50006-00.