Skip to main content

Wayne State University Foreign Student Advising Office Director's Records

 Collection
Identifier: WSR000242
Materials in the Foreign Student Advisor Records consist of correspondence, proposals, reports, and memoranda.

Dates

  • 1951 - 1967
  • Majority of material found within 1964 - 1966

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (.5 MB)

Abstract

By 1965, 413 foreign students from over 45 countries were enrolled at Wayne State University; the university established the Foreign Student Advising Office for the benefit of these students. Virgil R. Lougheed directed this office from 1952 until his retirement in 1973. In addition to advising foreign students he also coordinated religious activities for foreign students. He was a member of the National Association for Foreign Student Affairs. Materials in the Foreign Student Advisor Records consist of correspondence, proposals, reports, and memoranda.

History

By 1965, 413 foreign students from over 45 countries were enrolled at Wayne State University; the university established the Foreign Student Advising Office for the benefit of these students. Virgil R. Lougheed directed this office from 1952 until his retirement in 1973. In addition to advising foreign students he also coordinated religious activities for foreign students. He was a member of the National Association for Foreign Student Affairs.

Arrangement

Arranged in 1 series – Series 1 (Box 1). The collection is arranged alphabetically by document type.

Acquisition

Donated to the Reuther Library in 1971.

Related Materials

Wayne University College of Liberal Arts Counseling Services Records

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Devin Erlandson on May 6, 2014 and revised by Casey Westerman on May 11, 2014.
Title
Guide to the Wayne State University Foreign Student Advising Office Director's Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Devin Erlandson.
Date
2014-05-11
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 2014-05-11: Fining aid revised by Casey Westerman.

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

Contact:
5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202 USA