About Us

The Office of Immigration at the University of South Alabama is responsible for immigration compliance for nonimmigrant students, faculty, and staff associated with the USA Main Campus, as well as the Mitchell Cancer InstituteChildren's & Women's Hospital, and University Hospital. The Office of Immigration is also responsible for the development and implementation of policies and procedures associated with U.S. immigration compliance functions for foreign nationals associated with current and potential faculty/staff employment, J exchange scholars (including postdoctoral trainees, degree and non-degree students, professors and research scholars), academic/co-curricular exchange program participants and international guests. Inquiries about immigration for non-citizens should be e-mailed to immigration@southalabama.edu

The University of South Alabama does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion or national origin. These provisions also apply to disabled individuals pursuant to current federal and state regulations subject to reasonable standards of admission and employment.


Maurice Chavarry

Maurice Chavarry Sr.
Immigration Manager (scholars)

Meet Maurice

(251) 460-7867
Denise Robb

Denise Robb
Immigration Manager (students)

Meet Denise

(251) 460-6006


Gwen Jones

Gwen Jones

Meet Gwen

(251) 460-6050