International Programs Office

IPO Key Contacts

The International Programs Office has the privilege of working with many different groups of international students, scholars and visitors. In an effort to assist ISU departments and our off-campus colleagues, please refer to the guide below for the first point of contact for different matters:

International Undergraduate Academic Advising – Nitin Srivastava (

Exchange Students and Study Abroad – Omar Raudez (

International Undergraduate Admissions – Gene Denning (

One-Time Visitors – Shawn Bascom (

Postdoc H-1Bs – Jesse Kiboko (

Permanent Residency – Jesse Kiboko (

Scholars on J (Exchange Visitor) Visas – Shawn Bascom (

Scholars on Visas Other Than J – Shawn Bascom (

SEVIS Coordinator – Shawn Bascom (

Undergraduate and Transfer Students (A-Alp) – Jesse Kiboko (

Undergraduate and Transfer Students (Alq-Z) – Shawn Bascom (

For questions not otherwise addressed here, please contact IPO at, or 208-282-4320.