Study Abroad

Meet the Advisors

Kelsey Bolinger

Kelsey Bolinger in NorwayKelsey is a senior pursuing a double major in Society, Ethics and Human Behavior & Media and Communication studies. She went abroad for a semester in Bergen, Norway at the University of Bergen. Her passion for traveling was fueled by this experience and she hopes to study abroad again to participate in international graduate research. Her experience abroad has led her to become an advisor for the study abroad office and to explore opportunities in the field of international education.  Kelsey plans on using her experiences to better help students of all backgrounds and class levels to support them in study abroad opportunities and encourage them to apply for scholarships.


Hanan Osman

131220B-004-(5).jpgHanan is a study abroad advisor pursuing an undergraduate degree in environmental studies at the University of Washington Bothell. She hopes to further her studies and eventually work for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). She was born in the United Arab Emirates. In her junior year of high school she moved abroad to Somalia for a year so she has a lot of experience being abroad. She hopes to study abroad next year. A love for traveling, meeting people, and being a resource for help is what lead her to the position of as a Study Abroad Advisor. She invites you to set up an appointment and come on in to learn more about studying abroad!

Contact Us

Global Initiatives

Study Abroad Advising
Student Success Center, UW1-160


Natalia Dyba, Director

Hanan Osman and Kelsey Bolinger
Student Advisors


Study abroad programs offered at all UW campuses are available to UW Bothell students

Seattle: Office of International Programs and Exchanges

Tacoma: International Programs