Staff Profile

 

Zara Syed

Zara Syed

Assistant Director, Student Advisor

zsyed@uci.edu

Zara works with student immigration, employment and academic status. She is an alumna of UCI and enjoys working with international students. She has worked at the International Center for over 18 years focusing on the needs of international students in all aspects of their stay at UCI. She is looking forward to expanding IC programs and activities to meet the needs of the growing international population. Zara has been fortunate to live in India, Pakistan, Canada, and Saudi Arabia and has travelled throughout the world. This experience has given her and appreciation of other cultures and customs.  She enjoys travelling abroad and learning from these experiences. Her favorite part of her job is meeting  students from all over the world.