Advising Services

Business hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Per the University of Miami’s general safety and COVID-19 prevention guidelines, all units are encouraged to continue to limit face-to-face interaction by using virtual alternatives, such as Zoom (or other video teleconferencing solutions), telephone, email, or other communication platforms.


International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) 
1306 Stanford Drive
Whitten University Center, Suite 2275
Coral Gables, FL 33146-6929
305-284-2928
isss@miami.edu

Claudia Zitzmann, Director, Scholars Services
305-284-2932
czitzmann@miami.edu 
Advises all scholars (faculty and researchers).
Please email Claudia to schedule a meeting.

Ana Sippin, Assistant Director 
305-284-2927
axs2508@miami.edu 
Advises students whose last names begin with A through Dai.
Please click here to schedule a phone call or Zoom meeting with Ana.

Vanessa Cornwall, Assistant Director 
305-284-6793
vxc384@miami.edu 
Advises students whose last names begin with Daj through Kou.
Please click here to schedule a phone call or Zoom meeting with Vanessa.

Ana M. Rendon, Assistant Director 
305-284-5871
anarendon@miami.edu
Advises students whose last names begin with Kov through Ref.
Please click here to schedule a phone call or Zoom meeting with Ana.

Sevgi Ural, Associate Director & Student Program Team Leader, Support Services & Programs
305-284-3068
s.ural@miami.edu
Advises students whose last names begin with Reg through Wil.
Please click here to schedule a phone call or Zoom meeting with Sevgi.

Kristin Pongé, Associate Director & Student Program Team Leader, Regulatory Compliance
305-284-2931
kponge@miami.edu
Advises students whose last names begin with Wim through Z.
Please click here to schedule a phone call or Zoom meeting with Kristin.

 

Walk-in hours for international students
Monday through Friday, 10 am to 12 pm, and 2 pm to 4 pm
Consistent with CDC guidelines, face coverings as well as physical distancing will be required during all in-person meetings.