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International Student Office Staff - Beth Murphy

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Beth Murphy

Beth Murphy

Assistant Director, PDSO/RO

Office:  Sofia-Downing International Center
Phone:  270-745-4857
Email:  beth.murphy@wku.edu
Website:  http://www.wku.edu/iso


Assists Director creating of policies and processes for international students and scholars
Advises F-1 and J-1 students and scholars on immigration regulations
Advises F-1 and J-1 students and scholars on cross-cultural issues
Develops appropriate methods and templates for computer software (iStart) usage
Conducts immigration workshops and new scholar orientations
Primary Designated School Official (PDSO) for SEVIS compliance
Responsible Officer (RO) for SEVIS compliance

Advising is based by alphabetical order of the first letter(s) of Family/Last Name and current alphabetical division is:
Andrea Ford:          ALB-ALH and B, C, D and F
Jason Swift:           ALI-ALQ and G, H, I, J, K, L and M
Sarah Van Alebeek: ALR-AZ and N, O, P, Q, R, S and T
Beth Murphy:        A-ALA and U, V, W, X, Y and Z

If you are a prospective or current student and your Last/Family name begins with A-ALA or U, V, W, X, Y or Z
please contact Beth for any immigration, cultural, financial, or personal concerns.

 Last Modified 2/7/14