International Student Life

The international programs office at JBU supports international students, missionary kids, and third culture kids in their pursuit of a Christ-centered education. We model and teach intercultural awareness and intercultural communication skills so our JBU students become more globally-aware and can engage with people from all heritages to impact the world for Christ. 

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International programs staff


William Stevenson

Senior Director of International Programs

(479) 524-7119


Melissa Dea Stevenson

Coordinator of International Education

(479) 524-7363


Seth Sears

Director of Walton Scholars Program

(479) 524-7236

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