Study Abroad Advisors

The Center for Gobal Education and Exchange staff aims to provide quality assistance to students who are interested in applying for study abroad. The staff has made the process for applying for study abroad simple and short so that students would feel engaged to apply for any study abroad program.

Carolina Lam, Director, Global Education

carolina lamGreetings! As an alumni of UH Hilo, I am thrilled and honored to be working at my alma mater in the area of international education. I strongly believe that everyone should have an opportunity to go abroad – for a summer, semester, or even a year! Our office will be happy to assist you in finding the right program and with applying for scholarships to go abroad. So, check us out!

Kirstie Naone, Study Abroad Advisor

kirstieRegion: Europe, South America, South Korea

Aloha! Education is very important to me, and I plan to make the most of it here at UH Hilo. I believe that everyone should make the most of any educational opportunity that they come across and studying abroad is definitely one of them. Come by our office to learn more about this great opportunity!

Bryce Huelskamp, Study Abroad Advisor

bryceRegion: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Oceania, Semester at Sea, Taiwan

Hello! My name is Bryce, and I can say from a firsthand experience that studying abroad is a wonderful experience. It is truly eyeopening to live in a different country, learn about their culture, and see the world through their eyes. I would be more than happy to help you with any questions you have about studying abroad. Please stop by!

Summer Ilac-Wong, Marketing Intern


Hello everyone! I am currently pursuing a BBA in Business Administration here at UH Hilo. I feel that everyone should take advantage of any educational opportunities that may arise, including studying abroad! Studying abroad gives students the chance to engage in new and exciting experiences that can only be experienced through our program. Please stop by our office today for more information about this incredible opportunity!

Iva David, Office Assistant

iva Aloha Everyone. Pause for a minute and think for a second! Have you ever thought about what it's like to visit another country? Studying abroad is an amazing opportunity that allows you to meet new people, learn more about other culture and also explore a different perspective that you have never seen before. Please come visit us. We would love to help you!