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Cassidy Thompson
Manager | Partnerships | Education Abroad | International Programs
Education Abroad Advisor
  • Exchange Programs (semester, year-long)
  • Faculty-led & Semester Programs
  • Travel Registry
  • Fulbright, Gilman, and Boren Scholarships

Cassidy studied abroad for six months in Angers, France and one month in Salamanca, Spain. During her graduate studies, she took students to Paris for month and stayed in Rennes, France for two months. This summer Cassidy went to China with the China Study Tour!



Annie hyde
Advisor | Partnerships | Education Abroad | International Programs | Recruitment
Education Abroad Advisor

  • Faculty-led Programs
  • Travel Registry

Annie studied Shakespeare in England for several weeks in the summer as an undergraduate. She then spent six years living and teaching English in South Korea and traveling around Asia.


yujin Hur
Global Ambassador
Peer Advisor

YuJin is an International Business major who studied abroad at the Rikkyo University in Tokyo, Japan for a whole semester.  


Contact Us

Office Location:
362 SSB (Social Science & Business Building) 

Hours of Operation: 
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Walk-In Hours:
Thinking about Studying Abroad? Come see our Global Ambassadors!
Monday-Friday 9:00-4:00 


Phone: +1-314-516-7195

Mailing Address:
Study Abroad
362 SSB
1 University Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63121-4400 USA

In Case of an Emergency

  1. Get immediate assistance using the services and resources in your host country. Make sure you know the emergency numbers for your host country.
  2. Notify your faculty director, on-site coordinator, or host institution international office. They should be able to offer additional assistance in case of emergency.
  3. Contact the appropriate insurance provider:
    1. For medical issues: GeoBlue
    2. For emergency evacuation/security services: UHC Global
  4. Maintain good communication with the following as needed:
    1. UMSL Study Abroad staff. During normal office hours, call our office. If it is outside of normal office hours, call the UMSL Police at +1-314-516-5155 and ask to be put in touch with us.
    2. The US Embassy or Consulate in your host country
    3. Your emergency contact. Our office is limited on the amount of information we can disclose to your emergency contact, so make sure to communicate with them directly.