Counselling service

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The Dean's Office, we perform all sorts of services regarding your studying at RSU.

The International Department  will help you with legal and practical issues of living in Riga, and other social activities. Should you have questions, problems or simply something you would like to share, you can always get in touch with us and we will always be happy to see you!

Who is responsible for what?

There are four main fields of counselling services that we provide and different service providers respectively. Just get in touch with the right person!

Study process and student services for full-time international students

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The International Student Department (Dean's Office) organises the study process for full-time international students studying medicine, dentistry and pharmacy. Here you will receive advice, suggestions regarding a successful study process, planning of your studies and commendatory study materials and textbooks. Just contact the Dean's office:
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Phone: +371 67409212
Office & Office hours: Block D, Room 407; Monday to Thursday, from 10:00 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 17:00, Friday from 10:00 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 16:00

Postbox by the door of D-407: 24/7 – for references and sicknotes

Mediator


The main aim of Mediator is to offer advice and guidance in academic matters, study process at RSU for a student through-out an academic year. Mediator provides a student with wisdom and offers him/her guidance and support throughout his/her graduate career. Mediator acts as an impartial intermediary between a student and an academic staff or an academic department and offers assistance for a student in achieving academic goals and gives an advice when solving academic issues.

Do not hesitate and contact Mediator, shall you have any questions or doubts regarding:
- Study process at RSU, including examination period;
- Procedures for retaking semester/final examinations;
- Academic calendar and terms for semester or/and final examinations;
- Timetables and contact information of a department;
- Academic debts and their settlement deadline;
- RSU offered resources, such as Library, electronic resources;
- Or any other issue related to academic matters.

A student may seek an individual meeting with Mediator to discuss academic matters personally.
Mediator: Kristina Karganova, MD, Junior Doctor at Children Clinical University Hospital
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Office & Office hours: Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Shall you need a personal meeting, please, arrange it in advance by writing an e-mail to Mediator. 

Study process and related issues for ERASMUS+ students and other exchange programmes

Maruta Funta01All exchange students can receive any necessary assistance in organising the study process and other matters at the Erasmus Office. Feel free to solve any of the problems or questions that will arise with our help. We will always be happy to have you at the Erasmus Office.
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Phone: +371 67409264
Office & Office hours: Block K, Room 223; Monday, Wednesday, Friday, from 10:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 17:00 (Friday until 16:00)

Immigration issues

assd-daina-ozola00The Immigration Officer will provide you with information concerning entering and residing in the Republic of Latvia. Here you will get help to prepare all the necessary documents for requesting the residence permit, as well as declaring your address.

Your passport has expired, you have changed your address, your parents/friends need a visa to come to Latvia to visit you – this is the right place, where to find out what to do.To the best of our capacity we can help you with accommodation and transport issues as well.
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Phone: +371 67409262
Office & Office hours: Block K, Room 218; Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 17:00 (Friday until 16:00).

International Office

The International Office works directly with international students providing all sorts of services regarding studying at RSU, legal and practical issues of living in Riga, organising international relations of RSU and other social activities for foreign students.
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Phone: +371 67409261
Office & Office hours: Block K, Room 218; Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 17:00 (Friday until 16:00).

Student services

The Student Service Manager is there to help you with information and assistance regarding practical and maybe problematic issues of the study process, social activities, your stay and accommodation in Latvia. The Student Service is developed exactly for you and for your needs; therefore you are most welcome anytime!
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Phone: +371 67409105
Office & Office hours: Block K, Room 100; Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 17:00 (Friday until 18:00).


You can drop by at any time!

Should you wish to contact us on subjects that are not urgent and do not need an appointment, please feel free to contact us via e-mail.