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Summer 2021 Update

Our physical office will be closed until further notice, but our team is still here to assist you! You can connect with us in the following ways:

  1. Email global.opportunities@ohio.edu to schedule an appointment. Be sure to include a brief description of what you would like to discuss, several dates/times that you will be available, and a phone number to reach you. Our staff will respond within 1-3 business days to schedule a Teams or Phone appointment. 
  2. Check out our virtual office to meet our team. 

Please note that drop-in advising is not available during Finals Week. More information about our virtual advising options can be found on our Contact Us page.



The staff at the Office of Global Opportunities (OGO) is here to facilitate global programs for Ohio University students. We advise students, manage US-based, international and virtual experiences, and plan on-campus events. Above all, the OGO staff is here for you and works to ensure that you have the best global experience as possible!

For general inquires, please contact us:

Office of Global Opportunities
Walter International Education Center
15 Park Place
Athens, OH 45701
Tel: 740-593-4583
Fax: 740-593-9758


To Schedule an Advising Appointment

OGO now offers virtual appointments via Microsoft Teams (you can join a Teams meeting anytime, from any device, whether or not you have a Teams account). We are also able to schedule phone appointments. To schedule your appointment today, please contact global.opportunities@ohio.edu or call 740-593-4583.

Please note: All meetings scheduled before the beginning of Fall semester will be by Teams or on the phone, please state your preference at the time you schedule.

For information on Student Travel relative to COVID-19, please check out our Emergency Travel Resource Page.