For Faculty/Advisors: Building Relationships with Faculty and Advisors

For Faculty/Advisors

IFSA-Butler highly values its relationships with faculty and study abroad advisors at colleges and universities throughout North America. Our program advisors, field directors and academic affairs staff collaborate regularly with international education professionals to ensure students have an enjoyable and academically fulfilling experience abroad. We hope this section will serve as a helpful resources for faculty, study abroad advisors and other professionals within the education field.

Advisor Portal Database
(to view IFSA-BUTLER Students)

Please login to the advisor portal to find student application information, sign program approvals and view course registration information.

If you have any questions or need a login, please contact Amy Bartnick Blume at

Please note that you will have separate passwords for each portal. You can request your password on the portal link if you have forgotten it.

2018 Advisor Information Sessions

IFSA-Butler invites you to join us for our 2018 Advisor Information Sessions in Indianapolis. During this advisor information day you will meet our staff, learn more about our programs and services, and meet other colleagues from around the U.S.

Upcoming Advisor Information Session days are:

  • Thursday, April 26

IFSA-Butler will cover your double accommodation and meals. There are also travel grants available for flights costs if this is not possible in your budget. Contact us with questions about upcoming dates.

Click here to register.

2017 IFSA-Butler Conference

conference thumbnailHow Do We Foster Inclusive Excellence in Education Abroad?
July 26-28, 2017
Alexander Hotel, Indianapolis
Click here to view the conference schedule

IFSA-Butler is committed to ensuring our programs and practices are inclusive, reflect the value we place on diverse perspectives, and support all learners who collectively enrich our educational communities. Join our discussion and contribute your knowledge to the topic of Inclusive Excellence in education abroad.

The conference will include workshops, Ted-style talks, lightning rounds and more.


  • Where Does Inclusion Start?
  • Acknowledging the "I" in Identity: Helping Students Navigate Identity-Based Experiences Abroad
  • Inclusive Excellence by Design: Leveraging Our Collective Diversity to Enhance Learning Abroad
  • How Do We Promote a Mission of Inclusion in a Climate of Exclusion?

For more information

Institute for Study Abroad, Alliance For Global Education and MORE CULTURE. LESS SHOCK. are registered marks of the Institute for Study Abroad, Inc.