Lorena Galvan

Lorena Galvan smiles in a headshot at the International Center at UC Davis. She wears a black top. Her dark wavy hair is long and falls in front of her shoulders.

Position Title
Tier 2 International Student Advisor

  • Services for International Students and Scholars (SISS)
  • Global Affairs
International Center, Suite 3140
Office Hours
By appointment only for international students with last names beginning with K, N, U, W and X with questions about: Change of major, concurrent enrollment, DMV (Driver License), and EAP enrollment verification.

As a Tier 2 international student advisor, I help international students with: Changing degree level (Bachelor/Graduate), curricular practical training (CPT), dismissal, OSSJA and related topics, dropping below 12 units for academic difficulties, dropping below 12 units for medical, F–1 OPT/STEM questions, J–1 academic training (AT), J–2 work authorization, leave of absence/PELP.

With Global Affairs Since

  • 2021

Relevant Experience and Expertise

  • Nearly a decade in the field of international education
  • Study Abroad experiences in Belize, Guatemala and Honduras
  • Travel to France, Mexico, Nigeria, Spain and several islands in the Caribbean
  • Fluent in Spanish


  • M.A. TESOL
  • B.A. Secondary Education


  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators