Why did you decide to study in the USA?
First, to learn good English, so that I can communicate with the people who speak English around the world. Second, to have the opportunity to get a good job in Saudi Arabia.
Why did you choose SHSU?
I chose it because I like to live in a small town, and the second reason is that my brother has been a student here, and recommended it to me.
What do you like the best about SHSU?
I like SHSU because I feel like I am with my second family. Everyone in the international office has helped me a lot. I can tell that nobody can be nervous if he has SHSU’s family.
What do you miss a lot?
I miss being in the English Language Institute. I wish I could have at least one more session.
How has English Language Institute helped you handle your current university studies?
The ELI has helped me go from 0 to 80%, then I was able to make friends with the native speakers who are American.
What was your biggest surprise?
That I improved my language greatly within 8 months.
How have you adjusted to a different educational system?
If you have basic English, it is very interesting to adjust to a different system.
What are your activities?
In Huntsville, you will have free time, so I do my homework, then I have many things to do. Such as cooking and hanging out with friends.
How easy or difficult was making friends?
It was very easy because there are so many friendly people.
What is your advice to other students who are considering a U.S. education?
Go to Huntsville Texas and enroll in SHSU!