Meet our staff

Contact Information:

Office of International Programs
Valparaiso University
1509 Chapel Drive
Harre Union, Room 209
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219-464-5333
Fax: 219-464-6868
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Holly Singh

Director of International Students and Scholars



Manages international students and scholars, maintains immigration compliance and coordinates cross-cultural programming.  Advises the Valparaiso International Student Association (VISA).

Julie Maddox

Director of Study Abroad

 Julie Maddox

Manages study abroad programs, coordinates exchange agreements and assists with hiring international faculty and staff.

For more information on study abroad programs:

Janice Lin

International Student Advisor

Janice Lin


Advises international students and scholars on immigration issues and cross-cultural adjustment.

Janice's office hours:

Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 8 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.

LaDonna Trapp

Administrative Assistant



Provides administrative support to the Office of International Programs and assists the university community with questions and services related to international programs

Ibraham Alhussain

Associate Director



Coordinates new students' arrival, provides services and programs to international students, co-advisor of Valparaiso International Student Organisation (VISA).