Dilhara Tara DeSilva Barber

International Student & Scholar Advisor

Bachelor of Arts (AB) in International Affairs

Mrs. Barber assists international students and scholars on the F and J visas, their dependents, and departments at UGA with immigration processing and status maintenance.

  • AB, The University of Georgia 2009 International Affairs
  • MIP, The University of Georgia 2011
Pre-Occupation (Hobbies)

Travel, Disney, Kitties

My Top Three Career Tips

Put more energy into internships and work experience opportunities, even if it means getting a slightly lower grade.

Volunteer Activities / Service on Boards

Georgia Association of International Education Planning Committee & Partnership Program Mentor/2013&2014 UGA Office of International Student Life Saeeda Peermahomed Award Committee/2013 UGA Caribbean Student Association Miss International Pageant Judge/2013 Office of International Education Faculty Awards Planning Committee/2013 Georgia Association of International Education Sponsorship Committee/2012

Favorite Athens Haunt & Getaway

The Loft, may it rest in peace. I loved getting away to Florida!

Recent Honors / Awards

NAFSA Academy Class 11