ISSS Operations

Our office operates from 8 am - 5 pm, Monday through Friday. We are committed to providing services and support for our international community via email, phone calls, virtual meetings, and in-person meetings as needed. If you need to speak with a staff member, please schedule a meeting by using one of the contact methods below. Please only visit the CGE office if you have already scheduled an appointment with ISSS staff.

Depending on your needs, please contact the following staff:

Student immigration: email Marlee Meikrantz Sharp

Adjustment to JMU and getting involved: email Thomas Lavenir or schedule on Calendly

Faculty immigration: email Edward Muldoon

Health insurance, fees, and holds: email Molly McGillis


For all other questions, please email us at and we will get back to you as soon as we can.


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