Education Abroad Graduate Advising

Our education abroad advisors are available for advising appointments and are here to support you. 

Your options to schedule an appointment: 

  • Request an advising appointment directly with an adviser below
  • Email to set up an appointment with another adviser

Advising by appointment only

Lauren Dickinson ( - Short Term Programming

Alex Hamel ( - Semester Programming

Kate Johnson ( - Summer Programming

We always recommend that students meet with an adviser before applying to a study abroad program to discuss any questions or concerns a student might have about our programs. 

Location and Hours

  • The Carlson Global Institute is located at 2-210, Carlson School of Management. 
  • Our office hours are Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
  • Contact us with questions at or 612-625-9361

Carlson Global Institute


Advising Resources for Student Identities

These videos (YouTube) produced by the University of Minnesota provide information and resources for students with additional considerations for studying abroad.

Orientation for Students with Disabilities Studying Abroad

Explore the University of Minnesota's online module for students with disabilities studying abroad, providing a comprehensive guide on securing appropriate accommodations overseas.

Orientation for Students of Color Studying Abroad

Dive into the University of Minnesota's Orientation Module for students of color studying abroad with Jessica as your guide.

Orientation for GLBT Students Studying Abroad

Explore the U of Minnesota's GLBT orientation for studying abroad, covering identity disclosure, cultural research, and finding resources.

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