Marissa Hoggard

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Position Title
Tier 2 International Student Advisor

  • Services for International Students and Scholars (SISS)
  • Global Affairs
International Center, Suite 3140
Office Hours
Student Advisor for last names beginning with H, J, N, P, Q, R and X.

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

  • More than ten years in the field of international education
  • More than seven years of experience advising international students regarding F-1 and J-1 visa status and employment authorization


  • B.A., International Studies and Spanish, University of California, Irvine 


  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators