Advising

 

Zoom Advising Update: Effective Tuesday, July 6, 2021

ZOOM-IN ADVISING: Students and scholars make an appointment for a 5-15 minute Zoom-In meeting with their assigned advisor. Click on your advisor’s link and select your time slot.

  • If you need more than 5-15 minutes with your advisor, follow instructions to schedule a 30-minute appointment up to 6 days in advance
  • You can make the 15-minute appointments up to 2 days in advance
  • Appointments are available only two days in advance. Same day Zoom-In appointments allowed if slots are available
  • Appointments will not show up as available if your advisor is out-of-the office or if no more slots are available
  • You will get a confirmation email once you have scheduled your appointment
  • Please CANCEL your appointment by emailing CGE@fsu.edu or your CGE advisor

EMAIL: All advisors continue to respond to questions sent by email.

APPOINTMENTS (if you are not available to Zoom-In or need more time):

F-1 Students:

  • Betty Jensen (family names beginning A-H):
    15 minute appointment (M-F, 2-4 pm): Book your appointment HERE
    30 minute appointment: Email Betty, bjensen@fsu.edu
  • Angélique Stevens (family names beginning I-O):
    15 minute appointment (M-F, 2-4 pm) Book your appointment HERE
    30 minute appointment: Click Here to make an appointment through Bookings
  • Jared Tirone (family names beginning P–Z):
    15 minute appointment (M-F, 2-4 pm) Book your appointment HERE
    30 minute appointment: Email Jared, jmtirone@fsu.edu
  • Quinn O’Brien (admitted students working on I-20):
    Email Quinn, qobrien@fsu.edu

J-1 Students or Scholars:

  • Michelle Lawson (current J-1 students):
    15 minute appointment (M-F, 2-4 pm): Book your appointment HERE
    30 minute appointment: Click Here to make an appointment through Bookings
  • Angélique Stevens (current J-1 scholars):
    15 minute appointments (M-F, 2-4 pm): Book your appointment HERE
    30 minute appointment: Click Here to make an appointment through Bookings

* PLEASE REMEMBER TO CANCEL YOUR APPOINTMENT IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND. THAT WILL OPEN THE SLOT FOR ANOTHER STUDENT/SCHOLAR!!

SUBMITTING APPLICATIONS AND FORMS: Submit your applications and forms through NoleStart. Do not email them to your advisor or take them to the CGE.

The CGE provides advising only for current and prospective students and scholars of Florida State University and only in the context of their status related to FSU. Advisors are not immigration attorneys and information given during advising should not be construed as legal advice.


F-1 Advisors

Your F-1 status allows you to study in the United States. It is important that you know both the rules and special benefits related to your F-1 status. These advisors are happy to assist you.

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Quinn O'Brien

International Student Advisor

  • Incoming F-1 Students

qobrien@fsu.edu
Phone: 850-645-4070

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Betty Jensen

International Student Advisor

  • F-1 Students with Last Names A–H

bjensen@fsu.edu
Phone: 850-645-6879

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Angélique Stevens

International Student and Scholar Advisor

  • F-1 Students with Last Names I-O

apstevens@fsu.edu
Phone: 850-645-1424

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Jared Tirone

International Student Advisor

  • F-1 Students with Last Names P–Z

jmtirone@fsu.edu
Phone: 850-644-0662


J-1 Advisors

The J-1 student status is issued primarily for government-funded students and students coming for a short-term, exchange program, under an agreement between their home university and FSU. J-1 scholars come at the invitation of Florida State University.

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Betty Jensen

International Student Advisor

  • J-1 Non-Degree Enrolled Exchange Students

bjensen@fsu.edu
Phone: 850-645-6879

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Angélique Stevens

International Student and Scholar Advisor

  • J-1 Scholars

apstevens@fsu.edu
Phone: 850-645-1424

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E. Tanya Schaad

SEVIS Manager

  • J-1 Degree-Seeking Students
  • Non-U.S. Fulbright liaison
  • Electronic form questions

Email: tschaad@fsu.edu
Phone: 850-644-0977

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