University of Oregon

Michelle Cruz

Program Coordinator

Michelle has been with Global Education Oregon since 2011, first as an international peer assistant and then as a study abroad advisor. She received her B.A. in international studies from the UO, with a concentration in cross-cultural communication and West Africa. Her passion for study abroad was sparked by a five-month internship in Senegal, West Africa, in 2011, and her lifelong love of travel. Michelle is also a part-time graduate student in the UO Master of Nonprofit Management program. Aside from encouraging students to go abroad, she enjoys reading, salsa dancing and performing, and learning new languages.

UO students: call (541) 346-3207 to request an advising appointment.