Global USA

(251) 460-6283

Title Name
Assoc. VP for Global Engagement Dr. Richard W. Carter
Coordinator, Global USA Support Services Ms. Sharon Leinhos

Global USA is a division of Academic Affairs and is the central international office for the University of South Alabama. This division supports the University's Strategic Priority of Global Engagement by working with colleges, departments, faculty, staff, students and the Mobile area community to facilitate the comprehensive internationalization of the University of South Alabama.

Global USA encompasses all international and continuing education offices on the university's main campus in Mobile as well as our satellite campus in Fairhope, Alabama.

The Office of Immigration is designed to handle immigration and compliance for both students and scholars. The Office of International Admissions and Student Programs is specifically designed to assist with admissions, support services, and activities for international students and scholars. The Office of Global Outreach is in charge of all international recruiting. The Office of International Education connects students to study abroad programs in a variety of countries, facilitates foreign exchange programs and works with international partnerships. The Center for Continuing Education and Conference Services designs international and domestic camps, offers training programs and certificate programs, plans conferences and special events as well as provide continuing education for adults. USA Baldwin County offers another location for students to take credit and non- credit courses as well as being the site for many university and community events.

Global USA is here to serve and support our international students and scholars as well as our domestic students who are interested in traveling and studying all over the world.