Yuriko Sato (she/her/hers)

Position title: International Student Services Assistant

Yuriko Photo

Yuriko serves as an International Student Services Assistant at the ISS Office. She is from Sendai, Japan, and received a Master’s degree in the ELPA Global Higher Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to coming to Wisconsin, she has studied and worked abroad in Canada, China, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the U.S., and speaks Japanese, English, and basic Mandarin Chinese. She has a commitment and appreciation for diversity and intercultural education. As a global badger alumna, she is also passionate about enhancing the quality of the international student experience. Yuriko enjoys learning different languages, traveling (travelled to Brazil, Colombia, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Thailand, Vietnam and many cities in China, for pleasure), and spending time with friends and family.