International Student Services Office

The International Student Services Office (ISSO) staff is here to help make your international student experience an enjoyable one.

COVID-19 Service Update: Effective May 2, 2022 

As Carleton University continues to follow our safe return to campus, the International Student Services Office (ISSO) has transitioned to providing both in-person and remote services during our regular business hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday).

You can connect with the ISSO by phone (613-520-6600), email ( or visit us in person (128 University Centre).

Carleton University’s COVID-19 website contains information, answers to frequently asked questions and the latest campus-wide emails that have been sent to the Carleton community.

128 University Centre
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6, Canada

Telephone: +1 (613) 520-6600
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Office Directory

Laura Truesdell, MA, RCIC, CYC
Assistant Director, International Student Services Office and Student Life
(613) 520-2600 ext. 6299

Grace Haime
Assistant Manager, Student Safety Abroad and International Projects
(613) 520-2600 ext. 2519

Lynn Murphy 
Office and UHIP Administrator
(613) 520-2600 ext. 2427

Carolyn McGill, RCIC
International Student Immigration Specialist
(613) 520-2600 ext. 1762

Gopi Kiran Gajula, RCIC
International Student Advisor
(613) 520-2600 ext. 2111

Niamh O’Shea 
International Student Support Coordinator
(613) 520-2600 ext. 2069

Nancy Leslie
Incoming Exchange Program Coordinator
(613) 520-2600 ext. 6328

Mariana Queiroz
Outgoing Exchange Program Coordinator
(613) 520-2600 ext. 2858

Photo of Shaye BelangerShaye Belanger, RCIC, CCDP, RECE
International Partnership Coordinator
(613) 520-2600 ext. 5228

Photograph of SarahSarah Lanoue, RISIA
Coordinator, Immigration and International Projects

Photo of Stephanie EllisStephanie Ellis 
Quarantine and Travel Support Assistant

Matthew Wason - Head ShotMatthew Wason
Digital Content Coordinator

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