IPSO is dedicated to supporting the university's commitment to diversity and inclusion by helping our colleges and departments bring new international visitors and employees to campus. We strive to provide excellent service to our colleges and departments, as well as all international students, exchange visitors and employees. 


For Augusta University Departments

  • provide information about visa status options for sponsoring/hosting scholars, employees and students
  • assist with recruiting international faculty and sponsoring current personnel for permanent residency
  • assist with the appointment of all postdoctoral fellows

        Immigration Consultation

 For international scholars & students

  • provide an orientation session after arrival in the U.S.
  • assist with traveling outside the U.S., program extensions, and other issues related to immigration status
  • organize informational and social events that provide a cross-cultural experience

        Appointment Request

 newsletters and announcements


The International & Postdoctoral Services Office serves about 550 international employees, students and visiting scholars at Augusta University. We want to introduce you to some of these people who contribute so much to our institution. This month, we’re featuring international couple Linah Shahoumi and Mohamed Meghil, who both recently completed the PhD in Oral Biology & Maxillofacial Pathology program in The Dental College of Georgia. Their story was featured on Jagwire in December.

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meet our newest international students, employees & visitors



 About our international population


International students at Augusta University


International visiting scholars at Augusta University


International employees at Augusta University