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About Us

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Our Mission

In accordance with Boston College’s tradition and values, the mission of the Office of International Programs (OIP) is to prepare students for an increasingly interdependent and culturally diverse world. The office’s aim is for students to engage in intellectually rigorous and personally transformative experiences that play an integral role in the teaching and learning that take place on campus.  

What We Do

As part of the Division of Undergraduate Academic Affairs, the Office of International Programs collaborates with faculty and staff across the University to accomplish the following: 

Meet OUR team

Nick Gozik
Director of the Office of International Programs and the McGillycuddy-Logue Center for Undergraduate Global Studies

Minna Ha
Staff Assistant and Receptionist

Christina D. Hatzipetros
Associate Director, Education Abroad
Advisor for Asia, Middle East, Southeast Europe, and Scholarships/Fellowships

Rachel Hogan
Assistant to the Director and Office Manager

Ashley Jun
Associate Director, Finance, and Operations

Mireille McLaughlin
Program Manager
Advisor for France, Italy, and Switzerland

Esther Messing
Assistant Director for International Exchange Students
Advisor for Australia, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Eastern Europe, and Russia

Patrick O'Donnell
Program Manager
Advisor for Spain, Latin America, and the Global Service and Justice Program  

Samantha Peterson
Academic Operations Administrator

Larry Pickener
Assistant Director, Education Abroad
Advisor for Great Britain and Sub-Saharan Africa

Margaret Ramirez
International Exchange Program Assistant

Maria Segala
Technology and Communications Specialist
Advisor for Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Domestic, and SEA programs

Erin Shevlin
Summer and Internships Program Manager
Advisor for Summer and Internships

Contact Us

Mailing address:

Boston College
Office of International Programs
Hovey House, 140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3926

Tel.: (617)552-3827
Fax: (617)552-0647