Suzana Vela

Susana Vela

International Services SPECIALIST





Susana Vela is an International Services Specialist at the office of ISSS. She is passionate about internationalization and the immigration legal procedures required for international scholars to study and work in the United States successfully. She mainly serves scholars at the Anschutz Medical and Downtown Denver campuses. She came to the United States to further her education shortly after completing a Law Degree from Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and master’s degrees in American Comparative Law (DU) and Spanish Literature (UC Denver).  Before joining the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical campus, she worked as a Senior Paralegal and taught in the Political Science Department at Metropolitan State University. In addition, she enjoys traveling, reading, hiking, yoga, and spending quality time with family and friends.

Contact Information
 O: (303) 724-0795
 F: (303) 315-2246


Lawrence Street Center
1380 Lawrence Street
Suite 932
Denver CO 80204

International Student & Scholar Services

International Students

CU Denver

Student Commons Building

1201 Larimer Street

Suite 1119

Denver, CO 80204

International Scholars

CU Denver

Lawrence Street Center

1380 Lawrence Street

Suite 932

Denver, CO 80204

International Students & Scholars

CU Anschutz

Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place

Ground Floor: STE. EG305, EG305A, and EG306

Aurora, CO 80045

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