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Resources for International Students

International Student and Scholar Services


International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) serves Emory’s global community which includes international students, scholars, and hosting departments through immigration advisement, intercultural competency and leadership training, and educational and social events.

ISSE can assist with issues from Mobile Phones to Driving.

Information Technology

For general information, visit the Information Technology website.

For all questions regarding information technology, reach out to the Student Help Desk.

Office of Academic Engagement

Kirsten Schaetzel, English Language Specialist

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Kirsten Schaetzel is the English Language Specialist at the law school. She does workshops and has individual student appointments on aspects of English language and American culture. After receiving her doctorate from Boston University, she worked for ten years in Asia. After returning to the US, she began working with international law students at Georgetown Law and has continued to enjoy working with law students after moving to Atlanta two years ago. Working through the Office of Graduate Programs, she is available for all Emory law students.

Prof. Schaetzel is available to meet with you to discuss all parts of researching and writing a paper, or any other aspect of English and American culture.


Calendly link:

Workshops for International Students, Spring 2021

Open the PDF below for a list of all the workshops being offered to international students in Spring of 2021

Career Services

Career Services Homepage: Emory Law's Center for Professional Development & Career Strategy offers a fresh approach to helping students transition to practice. 

Career Services Employee Speaking to Student

Career Appointments

To set up an appointment please email your assigned career advisor. Appointments will be conducted via phone, Zoom, or skype and you will receive further instructions pending your appointment confirmation from your advisor. Please click here to set up a virtual appointment with your advisor.

Recommended Database:

Uniworld: American and Foreign Companies with Global Operations: Create custom lists of domestic and international firms with a presence globally in 200+ countries. Results can be downloaded to Excel.

Student Organizations

Student organizations are a great way to meet new people and make new friends during your time at Emory Law.

Click here for a complete list of student organizations

Questions for the MacMillan Law Library?

Have a question for the Law Library?  Reach out to us via one of our question forms:

Faculty Research or Staff Question?
Please complete our Faculty Request form.

Student Research Question?
Please complete our Student Research Request form. 

MacMillan Library Hybrid Research Services:

          Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
          Saturday - Sunday: Closed 

MacMillan Library Building Hours (May 13 - August 16, 2024):

Monday - Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Reference Desk:
Monday: 1pm - 3pm
Tuesday: 10am - 12pm; Virtual only: 1pm - 3pm
Wednesday: 10am - 12pm; Virtual only: 2pm - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 12pm; Virtual only: 1pm - 3pm
Friday: 10am - 12pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

IT Help Desk:
Monday - Friday: 
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Emory Law Archives:
Physical archives: By appointment only.
Digital archives: More information available here
Limited remote services are available on a case-by-case basis. 
Questions?  Email Anna Sturgill, Law Librarian for Archives and Assessment Services