Meet the National Student Exchange Staff


To schedule an appointment,  

  • Call our office at (515) 294-6479 

  • Email 

  • Find us on Navigate Student under the "Study Abroad/National Student Exchange" care unit


Spring 2023 Info Session Schedule

Click here to join Virtual Info Session at scheduled time

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In-Person in 1080 Hixson-Lied

Drop by for an info session every day from 12-1pm. Ambassadors are ready to connect with you!

Weekdays 12-1pm 

Wednesdays, Fridays 10:30-11:30am

Virtually through This Link

Can't make it to the in person sessions? No worries! Drop in virtually for an info session! Ambassadors are live online to connect at the following times:

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 5:30-6:30pm

Wednesdays, Fridays 10:30-11:30am

Sundays 7-8pm


NSE Student Ambassadors

Ambassadors are Iowa State students have experienced National Student Exchange first-hand. Each had unforgettable adventures and unique classes on their exchange, and they can't wait to connect with you!

 Drop by an info sesssion so they can help use their experiences to shape your own

Molly Hunchis

        Makenna is skydiving

Senior in Event Management

Meet with Molly

Studied at University of Hawai'i, Mānoa

Currently Listening To: Taylor Swift

Hot Take: Parks and Rec is better than the Office


Manuela Josipovic

         Makenna is skydiving

Junior in Animal Science

Meet with Manuela

Studied at California Polytechnic University

Currently Listening To: classic Drake

Hot Take: Crocs aren't worth the money


Anna Smith


Senior in Biology

Meet with Anna

Studied at Southern Utah University

Currently Listening To: Indie/alternative rock bands

Hot Take: Freddy's has the best fast food fries


Becca Alvarenga

Junior in Political Science

Meet with Becca

Studied at University of Hawai'i, Hilo

Currently Listening To: anything by Omar Apollo

Hot Take: Wearing socks to bed isn't that crazy


Alexa Price


Junior in Biology & Spanish

Meet with Alexa

Studied at Boise State University (Idaho)

Currently Listening To:

Hot Take: