Sarah Walter

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Director of Study Abroad, Associate Dean for International Education
Harper Memorial 207

Sarah Walter is Director of Study Abroad and Associate Dean for International Education in the College. She joined the Office of Study Abroad in 2007 as a Program Coordinator and assumed the role of Director in 2011. In this capacity, she oversees the development and administration of a diverse and growing portfolio of study abroad programs and is the primary liaison to the University’s Center in Paris. As an undergraduate, Sarah spent a year studying abroad in Tours, France, where she lived with a host family and solidified her deep passion for French cheese and bread. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in French from Bowling Green State University and a Master’s Degree in the Humanities from the University of Chicago. Prior to working in international education, Sarah taught French and Humanities courses in Chicago-area community colleges. Outside of work, she tries to keep pace with her two young boys and enjoys exploring Chicago’s many neighborhoods.