International Student & Scholar Services

Meet our Team

Jenifer Ruby

Jenifer Ruby


Mills Memorial Hall, Main Floor

T. 407.691.1158

Jenifer Ruby joined the Rollins College community in March 2006 and serves as the Director of International Student & Scholar Services and an adjunct professor.  Although a native Pennsylvanian, she came to Winter Park, Florida from New York City where she worked at Pace University as the Director of International Students & Scholars.  She has enjoyed the field of international education for over 20 years and very much enjoys working with Rollins' international student population in making their experience in the U.S. a successful one.
Having lived abroad in Japan teaching English for two years, Jenifer has a great passion for Japanese culture and literature. Her academic area of interest is East Asian Studies, in which she has earned a Master of Arts degree from St. Johns University.  Jenifer currently serves as a NAFSA Trainer Corps member.

Elisa Rodrigues

Elisa Rodrigues

Assistant Director

Mills Memorial Hall, Main Floor

T. 407.691.1168

Elisa Rodrigues recently joined Rollins College in March of 2015. Originally from New York, she relocated to Orlando, Florida in 2013. Being of Puerto Rican & Portuguese descent, she brings a diverse cultural background to the department.  In her previous role, she served as the Assistant Director of International Student & Scholars Services at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ. Elisa has a true passion for ensuring that all international students enjoy and cherish their time spent studying in the United States.

Elisa attended The University of Tampa, graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in International Culture & Studies with a Minor in French. During this time, she was able to study abroad for a semester in Madrid, Spain, where she immersed herself into the Spanish culture. This allows her to understand the challenges of being an international student in a new country. She is an avid traveler and enjoys exploring a new destination yearly. Elisa is extremely excited to meet our international students from all over the world!

Matthew Díaz

Administrative Assistant

Mills Memorial Hall, Main Floor

T. 407.646.1158


Office of International Student & Scholar Services
Rollins College
203 E. Lyman Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789
T. 407.691.1158
F. 407.646.2595

Walk-in Hours

Mon. & Fri.: 9:00am - 12:30pm

Tue.: 9:00am - 10:00am

Wed. & Thurs.: 1:30pm - 4:00pm