International Student Advisor/DSO, Academic Affairs
Seheno was born and raised in Madagascar. She has lived in N’Djamena, Chad & traveled to several countries in Europe including France & Belgium. She speaks English, French, and Malagasy (the native language of Madagascar). Working with International Students is her passion. She has had the honor and privilege of serving the International student community for more than fifteen years in the roles of Primary/Designated School Official, International Student Advisor, and Senior/Admissions Officer, and she is looking forward to serving for many years to come.
As an International Student Advisor and Designated School Official (DSO) at FXUA, Seheno advises International Students on how to maintain their Visa/Status and educate them on their rights and responsibilities as non-immigrants students. As a DSO, She also helps the school to comply with the school’s reporting requirements and maintain the SEVIS System database. She also guides students on available resources and services available to International Students on and off-campus such as On-Campus Employment, getting a driver’s license, applying for Social Security, and other helpful resources and services.
She loves supporting International students adjusting to a new life in the U.S. and being an advocate for them. She loves to be part of an inclusive environment where she has the opportunity to learn, appreciate, and understand diverse and new cultures. She also enjoys cooking and tasting new food from different countries. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family. She loves hiking and swimming, and also loves traveling, and experiencing new things. She loves traveling to Paris, visiting the Eiffel Tower, and enjoying French cuisine.