The Office Of International Services
The Office of International Services exists to promote the globalization efforts and Mission of Saint Louis University, and the Enrollment and Retention Management division. As a Jesuit, Catholic institution, Saint Louis University is committed to intercultural communication and cross-cultural understanding. The Office of International Services challenges and supports the growth of all members of the University as leaders with a global perspective.
To create and maintain supportive relationships with international students / scholars which will support and enhance their time at Saint Louis University, and a successful completion of their work within this institution. To help students build skills and knowledge they can use to build relationships when they study abroad, in order that they may grow academically and personally.
International Services Fast Facts
- International Services assists over 11,000 SLU students interested in global academic enrichment each year.
- Saint Louis University offers over 40 study abroad programs.
- Over 800 students participate in SLU’s study abroad programs.
About Tim Hercules
Director of Student Educational Services and International Services
Tim Hercules joined the division of Enrollment and Retention Management in 2004. For several years, Tim served within the office of student financial services managing the counseling and outreach initiatives and provided support to families on financing an education at Saint Louis University.
Currently, Tim serves as the director of Student Educational Services and International Services. His teams support visa and immigration compliance, acculturation initiatives, study abroad, the Billiken Bridge to Success conditional admit program, and federal TRiO programs supporting students with disabilities and students from first generation, low-income families. Hercules himself was a first-generation student.
Prior to joining Saint Louis University, Tim worked for Martiz Travel Company traveling to over 40 countries and managing incentive and business meetings for Fortune 100 Companies.
Tim holds a Juris Doctorate and Master of International Business degrees from Saint Louis University and has been honored for his work at the University with a SLUStar award.
Tim P. Hercules