The College of Global Studies

When you call us, you will be greeted by one of the friendly and knowledgeable members of our team, who will direct your question or concern to the appropriate staff member to best serve you.

Our Glenside office is fully staffed Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Eastern standard time. For matters of an emergency or urgent nature outside of these regular business hours visit the emergency contact page.




College Address

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University
450 South Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038-3295

Local Phone




Who to Contact

Contact the Institutional Relations Team

If you are an administrator or faculty member at a U.S. institution, the Institutional Relations Team serves as your resource for The College of Global Studies for The College of Global Studies, and are able to speak on a variety of topics, including the merits of study abroad in general, regardless of whether a student decides to take advantage of an Arcadia program. They are available to speak with your staff, faculty administrators, classes and student groups. For newer advisors, the assistant directors can serve as a valuable resource for learning about the field. For more experienced advisors, the campus visit provides a forum to update you on program developments. The Institutional Relations Team regarding campus visits or fairs, or for general questions about programs.

Contact John Wells if you are unable to reach the appropriate member of the institutional relations team. Contact Brittany Emswiler for catalog orders and updates to contact information.


Contact Student Services

Contact Tim with questions regarding registration, transfer of credits, student conduct issues, etc.

The program managers work in concert with our overseas staff and host institutions to maintain the most up-to-date information about academic offerings and student services. They can provide assistance with advising as well as guidance in admissions procedures and pre-departure planning. They can provide specific information regarding courses, housing, program calendars, and flight information. Contact enrollment counselors with questions regarding application status and processing, specific program information, transcripts, housing concerns/questions, pre-departure, etc.

Questions Concerning Health, Safety, and Security

Contact Timothy Barton for questions regarding insurance, and general information on health and safety.

Questions About Finance

Please call 267-620-4772 with general questions about your student account. Contact Jennifer Darvas with specific questions regarding student accounts. Contact Sean Flenders with questions regarding direct billing agreements.