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Staff : Erica Nikolaisen

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Erica Nikolaisen

814-863-7533

eln9@psu.edu

422C Boucke Building
Advising by Appointment Only: Tuesday 1:00 - 4:00 pm, Wednesday 1:00 - 4:00 pm, Thursday 9:00 am-12:00 pm.

Education Abroad Adviser



Erica Nikolaisen advises for  Australia, New Zealand, Africa, Germany, Austria, and the Middle East

As an undergraduate student at New Mexico State University, Erica studied for a semester abroad in northern England. After graduating with a B.A. in Government and History she remained at New Mexico State University to earn a Master’s degree in Public Administration. During graduate school, Erica completed an internship in Oslo, Norway. Prior to becoming an Education Abroad Adviser at Penn State, she has worked in international education at both New Mexico State University and Texas Tech University. Erica is originally from New Mexico and enjoys traveling, living in new places, and helping students as they plan their own international experiences.


Study Abroad 101

A Study Abroad 101 is a one-hour presentation designed to give you an overview of studying abroad through Penn State. The schedule for upcoming in-person Study Abroad 101 presentations on the University Park campus is below. Students at all Penn State campuses can access a recorded Study Abroad 101 Webinar. It is highly recommended that you attend a Study Abroad 101 before scheduling an appointment.
 

Fall 2017 Study Abroad 101
Date Time Location
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
 
Spring 2018 Study Abroad 101
Date Time Location
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 12:30 PM Boucke 412
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 4:00 PM Boucke 412
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 12:30 PM Boucke 412
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 12:30 PM Boucke 412
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 4:00 PM Boucke 412
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 12:30 PM Boucke 412
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 4:00 PM Boucke 412
Wednesday, April 1, 2018 12:30 PM Boucke 412


Meet with a Peer Adviser

Peer Advisers are available to meet with you about basic questions regarding the Education Abroad application process, scholarship opportunities, and other general information. They work from 11:00am – 4:00pm in Boucke 426A from Monday-Friday. You do not need an appointment to speak to a Peer Adviser. Walk-ins are welcomed!


Study Abroad Week

Study Abroad Week