Advising & Contact Information

IPE Advising 

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the IPE office is currently closed until further notice in order to reduce physical interactions within our community.  Please do not come to our physical space.

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

IPE Walk-In Hours will not be offered for the remainder of Winter 2020 semester 

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
Email: ipe-office@umich.edu


IPE Office Hours:

IPE will be closed for the July 4th holiday starting at 3:00pm on July 2, 2020. We will re-open at 8:00am on Monday, July 6, 2020. 

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 ipe-office@umich.edu.


Advising 

Staff Advising Responsibilities  

 

Ms. Lyra Bennett
Programs Advisor/Coordinator
lyrab@umich.edu

 

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

Global Engineering Education Exchange (Global E3)

Incoming Exchange

Schedule a virtual appointment with me!

Walk In Hours: Friday, 1:30-3:30 (IPE Walk-In Hours have been suspended due to the move to online courses)

Mr. Matthew Hancock
Programs Advisor/Coordinator
mhancoc@umich.edu

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

CoE students on CGIS programs

Student Organization travel

International Minor

E-mail to schedule an appointment

Walk In Hours: Thursday, 1:00-3:00 (IPE Walk-In Hours have been suspended due to the move to online courses)

Prof. Greg Hulbert 
Faculty Advisor
hulbert@umich.edu

International Minor

Appointments by E-Mail

Walk In Hours: Mondays, 3:00-4:30 (IPE Walk-In Hours have been suspended due to the move to online courses)

Ms. Raven McKenzie
Programs Advisor/Coordinator
rmckenz@umich.edu

France (Lyon), Germany (Aachen research),  Israel, Italy (Bologna research), Japan (Graduate), Portugal, South Africa, Sweden, United Kingdom

Work, Internship, Volunteer, and Research Abroad

 

Schedule a virtual appointment with me!

Walk In Hours: Tuesday, 2:00-4:00 (IPE Walk-In Hours have been suspended due to the move to online courses)

 

Mr. Jonny Porter
Programs Advisor/Coordinator
joporter@umich.edu

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.)

E-mail to schedule an appointment

Walk In Hours: Mondays, 2:00-4:00 (IPE Walk-In Hours have been suspended due to the move to online courses)


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.

**Given the university’s decision to suspend international travel, we will unfortunately not be offering this service for the remainder of the Winter 2020 term. We apologize for any inconvenience.**

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)