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Office for International Education

LRU: Your Gateway to the World. Rise Up and Go Global!

Why not enrich the fantastic LRU education that you receive in the classroom and through the many co-curricular activities offered on campus by participating in study abroad or interacting with international stuents who are here studying at LRU?   The Office for International Education initiates, coordinates, and supports activities and programs that internationalize Lenoir-Rhyne University. The OIE assists international students tocome to LRU for undergraduate and graduate degrees and for semester exchange programs, and the OIE facilitates the process for L-R students who wish to include international study as a part of their LRU program of study.



Lenoir-Rhyne University is a member of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the Institute for International Education, and the Forum on Education Abroad.




International Education


Regular hours are generally 9:00-12:00 M-F, and at all other times, email duane.kirkman@lr.edu or call 828.302.2446 to chat or schedule an appointment


Room 202 in the Learning Commons, Rudisill Library





Everything you need to apply for admission is right here.