Alan Boyd

Senior International Student & Scholar Advisor

Job Responsibilities

Advises international students and scholars on immigration regulations, employment options, cultural adjustment issues, and academic success strategies. Serves as a Designated School Official for the F-1 student program of the Department of Homeland Security and Alternate Responsible Officer for the Department of State J-1 visa program. Develops outreach and program initiatives across campus and community to further support CSU’s international population.


Lawrence, KS


B.A., Russian Literature and International Studies, University of Kansas

International Experience

Studied abroad 1 year in St. Petersburg, Russia. Taught English in Istanbul, Turkey for 5 years. Worked for an international educational non-profit for 6 years, and has done extensive personal travel.

Favorite Aspect of CSU

Learning from a diverse community of colleagues and students, and helping to administer fantastic international programs, in the incredible setting of Fort Collins.