International Student & Scholar Services

The Office of International Student & Scholar Services welcomes you to Roger Williams University’s international community, which represents over 35 countries.  We invite you to use this office and website as a resource for information.  The office works with student services and academic departments across campus to ensure the success of international undergraduate, graduate, and laws students as well as visiting scholars.


The Mission of the Office of International Student & Scholar Services is to assist in the integration of international students and scholars into the RWU community along with supporting the university’s internationalization efforts.

How We Can Help:

We can assist you with immigration paperwork, adjusting to the U.S. education system and lifestyle, cultural shock, getting a driver’s license, on-campus employment, and much more.


The office is located in the 2nd Floor of the Library in Room 225.

Contact Info:

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Meetings are by appointment only, meetings can be requested via this link.

Travel Signature Requests:

Please request an appointment at least 1 week before you plan on traveling to receive a travel signature.


Cassidy Hammond

 Cassidy Hammond M.S., PDSO, RO

Assistant Director, International Student & Scholar Services

p: (401) 254-3400

f: (401) 254-6888