Maryland Global

2110 H.J. Patterson Hall
Phone: 301-405-8535

Associate Vice President for International Affairs: Ross Lewin, Ph.D.

The Maryland Global hub—comprising the Office of International Affairs (OIA), Education Abroad (EA), Global Learning Initiatives (GLI) and International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS)—aims to help deepen the university’s commitment to advance the global common good through learning, research and partnerships.

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Office of International Affairs

The Office of International Affairs (OIA) works to elevate the international character of the university. We do this through facilitating global learning and research collaborations with campus and international partners; championing all Maryland Global units and campus partners in their endeavors to integrate global learning; promoting safety and security during international study or work travel; and communicating the work of the Maryland Global teams and partners.

Global Learning Initiatives

Students interested in expanding their leadership, cross cultural and global perspectives on-campus and virtually should visit the catalog listing for Global Learning Initiatives, or visit

Education Abroad

Students interested in opportunities to gain global competencies through a study abroad experience should visit the catalog listing for Education Abroad  to discover more information about programs and advising services, or visit

International Student & Scholar Services

Students interested in information, services and support regarding immigration and integration programming for international students should visit the catalog listing for International Student & Scholar Services, or visit