Tammy Silver

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Position Title
Assistant Director of International Student Services

  • Services for International Students and Scholars (SISS)
  • Global Affairs
International Center, Suite 3140
Office Hours
Student Advisor for students in School of Law programs, Graduate School of Management programs, and student athletes.

Call or email to schedule an appointment.

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

  • 2013

Relevant Experience and Expertise

  • More than 25 years in the field of international education 
  • Graduated high school from the American School in Paris, France
  • Lived in France and northern Macedonia
  • Travel to more than 30 countries


  • Ph.D., Higher Education, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • M ED, Instructional and Curricular Studies, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • B.S., Journalism, The University of Kansas
  • B.A., French Language and Literature, The University of Kansas


  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators