Palomar College Learning For Success

Welcome International Students!

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions for International Students

NEWS! SEVP Guidance for 2022-2023

New Virtual Office Hours (Friday):

If you have a question and want to talk face to face, click the link below to meet with us via ZOOM.
Fridays (9:00 am –10:30 pm and 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm PST)

Please complete this Contact Form if you would like to schedule a ZOOM Meeting with one of our staff members.

  • To book an appointment with the International Student Counselor, please email
  • Make sure to tell us your name, student ID number, and reason for your visit.
  • To book an appointment with the General Counseling Office, please click here:  Appointments – Counseling Department (

Mission Statement

The Division of Enrollment Services is committed to excellence. We provide support services that enable prospective and current students to successfully navigate college and meet their learning goals. The division is made up of professionals who serve in the following areas: Admissions, Evaluations, Financial Aid, International Education, Records, Scholarships, and Veterans. We value empowerment, collaboration, and innovation. We complete our work accurately and maintain compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations. We work as a team and in partnership with all other areas of the college from a student’s first point of contact through completion. We care about our students and their success.

Office of International Education Office

Location: SU-103, Student Union Complex
In-Person Hours: Monday – Thursday:
8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Virtual Office Hours: Friday:
(9:00 am –10:30 pm and 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm PST)

Yasué O’Neill
Coordinator, International Education
(international student program coordination, immigration and visa related services)
Emad Aloka
Ismene Vassiliadis
International Student Counselors
(academic and personal counseling services)
Judy Gervasio
Admissions/Enrollment Specialist II
(international admission information, initial contact person)
Ellie Masiello
Hourly Employee
(student emails, form requests, web updates, budget)
(760) 744-1150 ext. 2167 for application questions

Palomar College SEVIS code is SND214F00077000