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Suzanne Richardt

Assistant Director of Programming and Communications, International Student and Scholar Services


Center for International Programs


Email: Suzanne Richardt
Phone: 937-229-3502
Rike Center 204


Suzanne is the Assistant Director of Programming and Communications for International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS), a department within the Center for International Programs. Suzanne provides strategic leadership for international student and arrival orientation and advises current students and visiting scholars on various immigration and regulatory questions.  In addition, she coordinates ISSS events and programs, in particular Breaking Bread and International Friendship Families, with the goal of supporting international student engagement and success on campus.

Previous to working in ISSS, Suzanne taught and advised English as second language (ESL) students in UD's Intensive English Program (IEP) from 2011-2015 and at Indiana University's IEP from 2009-2010. Suzanne gained her first experience as an English as a foreign language (EFL) teacher in Morocco while studying there on a Fulbright scholarship. She continues to pursue her study of colloquial Arabic.

As a graduate of the University of Dayton, Suzanne is passionate about creating opportunities for intercultural exchange between international and domestic students to promote that feeling of community that defines what it means to be a Flyer.



M.A., TESOL/Applied Linguistics, Indiana University (2010)
B.A., University of Dayton (2006)