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.
- 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.
Center for International Education and Global Strategy
Science Library G40
1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12222
Phone: (518) 591-8172
Fax: (518) 591-8171
Meet the Staff
Program Coordinator. Education Abroad
Americas, Caribbean, Europe (not Spain), India, and Oceania
Assistant Director, Education Abroad
Africa, Asia, Middle East, Spain, and Faculty-led programs
Dr. Carlos Vela
Program Director, UAlbany in Madrid
Director, Education Abroad
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), International Internships, Peace Corps Prep, Research, Service Learning
Director, International Academic Partnerships & International Academic Advising
Short-term Custom Incoming International Student Programs, International Summer Program, Dual & Double Degrees
Dr. Carrie Prior Wojenski
Associate Vice Provost
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.
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.”
The University at Albany Foundation
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.”