Advising & Contact Information

IPE Advising 

IPE Advising appointments can be scheduled with IPE Advisor/Coordinators (see the contact table below)

Walk In Advising is Monday-Friday: every day that classes are in session, 1:00-4:00pm

Frequently Asked Questions Page

IPE Office Address:

International Programs in Engineering
245 Chrysler Center, 2121 Bonisteel Blvd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2092
Telephone: 734-647-7129
Fax: 734-647-7081
After Hours (student emergencies only): 734-707-5845

IPE Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00 am-12:00 pm & 1:00-5:00 pm (closed 12:00-1:00 pm for lunch)

Note Regarding Application Materials: If your application requires an official transcript, it should be delivered in hard copy to the above address, or electronically to


Staff Advising Responsibilities  


Ms. Lyra Bennett
Programs Advisor/Coordinator


Argentina, Australia, China (Xiamen), Denmark (semester), Germany, Hong Kong, Italy (Rome), Japan (undergraduate), Netherlands, Singapore

Global Engineering Education Exchange (Global E3)

Incoming Exchange

Schedule An Appointment

Mr. Matthew Hancock
Programs Advisor/Coordinator

China (Shanghai), Denmark (summer),  Italy (Florence), Kenya, New Zealand

CoE students on CGIS programs

Student Organization travel

International Minor

Schedule An Appointment

Prof. Greg Hulbert 
Faculty Advisor

International Minor

Appointments by E-Mail

Walk In Hours: Mondays, 2:30-4:00

Mr. Jonny Porter
Programs Advisor/Coordinator

France, Ireland, Spain

CoE students on Beyond U-M Study Abroad (home school nomination forms for study abroad programs not run by U-M, etc.)

Schedule An Appointment

Ms. Erin Madigan
Graduate Intern

United Kingdom, France (Lyon), Israel, Portugal, Sweden

Work, Internship, Volunteer, Research, and Service Abroad

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South Africa, Japan (Graduate)


Passport Photos

Need a passport photo for a passport or visa application? IPE’s got you covered! IPE offers a FREE passport photo service on Friday afternoons by appointment.

This service for 2019-20 will be available starting September 2019: Click Here to Make Your Appointment

In your appointment request, please include the following information:

  • What is the international experience you need the photo(s) for?
  • Where is the international experience you need the photo(s) for?
  • How many photos do you need?

(Service is for CoE undergraduate and graduate students, and is available on Fridays when classes are in session)