Office of Global Citizenship

International Faculty & Staff

The University is dedicated to supporting international faculty and staff in establishing and maintaining immigration status and employment authorization in the United States. The Assistant Counsel for Global Affairs provides assistance to faculty and staff on all aspects of immigration and foreign travel throughout their time at Sewanee.

Please contact Abby Colbert, Assistant Counsel for Global Affairs, for immigration information or assistance, by email or at 931.598.3106.

All non-U.S.-citizen faculty and staff should contact the office prior to travel abroad and in the event of a change of address.

Disclaimer: This information is intended to inform generally, not to advise in individual cases. Areas of law are rapidly changing. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Department of State regularly change regulations and processing and filing procedures. For legal advice seek the assistance of an immigration attorney.