• Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
    Fax: 202-885-3354
    Butler Pavilion, Room 410

    ISSS office walk-in advising hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m.

    Bakar, Senem S
    Director, International Student & Scholar Services

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from Indonesia

Speaks: English and Indonesian
Exploring degree options in the School of Communications

Why has AU been a good match for you?
AU has been a good match for me because of its strong programs in the areas of study I’m interested in such as international relations, history, and communications. I also like the fact that it’s small in size because I feel like a part of a community here.


What is your favorite part about living in DC?
The best part about living in DC is the multitude of opportunities and events the city offers; whether it’s political rallies or internship opportunities. DC is personally the best city for me to go to college in.