Contact Us

Answering Your Questions

The ISS team is here to answer any questions you may have. ANYTHING! If we don't know the answer, we will help you find someone who does.


Meet us

The International Student Services (ISS) Team would like to meet with you to chat about any questions you have. Walk-in Hours during the Fall & Winter semesters are as follows:

iHouse (Laker Village South Community Center)
9:30-11 AM
Mondays & Wednesdays

-OR-

PIC (130 Lake Ontario Hall)
9:30-11 AM
Mondays & Wednesdays

If these times don't work for you, please schedule an appointment by emailing us at [email protected] or calling our main office at (616)331-3898.


ISS Team

The ISS team consists of three staff members with support from more our seasonal student workers and our invaluable PIC staff.

Kate Stoetzner, Director of International Student and Scholar Services

Kate Stoetzner
Director of International Student & Scholar Services
[email protected] 

Libby Jawish

Libby Jawish
International Student Services Coordinator
[email protected]

Holly Miller

Holly Miller 
Office Coordinator
[email protected]

Fall 2022 Orientation Leaders

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Jowei Yek
[email protected]

Level: Masters
Program: Social Innovation Business Administration
Home country: Malaysia
Languages: English, Mandarin, Cantonese

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Riya Patel
[email protected]

Level: Masters
Program: M.S in Occupational therapy  
Home country: India 
Languages: Hindi, Gujarati, English

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Mai Mohammed Nour
[email protected]

Level: Masters
Program: Ed.S. in Educational Leadership
Home Country: Sudan

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Elettra Rizzo
[email protected]

Level: Undergraduate
Program: Biomedical Sciences 
Home country: Italy
Languages: Italian, English

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Joy Mays
[email protected]

Level: Undergraduate
Program: Global Studies 
Home country: USA
Languages: English

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Siddhartha Poudel
[email protected]

Level: Undergraduate
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Home Country: Nepal
Languages: Nepali, English and Hindi



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