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Southern Arkansas University feels like home

Southern Arkansas University students are excited on their first day of classes because it feels like home. The mission of Southern Arkansas University is to educate students for productive and fulfilling lives in a global environment by providing opportunities for intellectual growth, individual enrichment, skill development, and meaningful career preparation. Read more

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Khalil from Morocco is taking the ESL program at Transworld Schools

Transworld Schools, in downtown San Francisco, offers you courses in Intensive English, Business English, and Academic and Test Preparation (TOEFL and IELTS) at 15 levels (CEFR levels A1 to C2). Many of our students successfully transfer to colleges and universities throughout the USA. Transworld’s Intensive English program gives you a comprehensive approach to language learning. Read more

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Your Pathway to Auburn University

Auburn University is equipped to help you with whatever you need to ensure your success. Through Auburn Global, we offer a number of valuable benefits and support services designed to help you thrive in your new environment. Auburn has highly ranked academic programs. Studying at Auburn University means you get a top education, plus an exciting and unique American university experience. Read more

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Dream Big at University of South Carolina

The University of South Carolina (USC) offers world-class academics in a friendly, welcoming environment that sets you up for success and makes your transition as easy and productive as possible through the International Direct process at Global Carolina.  Read more

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Korea Study Abroad Fair

These are photos of students looking at Study in the USA magazines taken at the Korea Study Abroad Fair’s AIEF booth in Seoul on Saturday Sept 15-16, 2018.  Read more

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Succeed in your studies at State University of New York, Plattsburgh

SUNY Plattsburg is home to students from more than 75 countries. Their global family includes 350+ international students who fine a safe, welcome, and friendly place to live, learn and grow. From the moment you decide to apply to the moment you walk across the platform at college graduation, the staff of the Global Education Office are committed to your success. Read more

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Announcing the Fall 2019 #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

Beginning in Fall 2019, participating colleges and universities will each offer two annual, renewable scholarships that cover a minimum of 50% tuition to selected international undergraduates dedicated to furthering the #YouAreWelcomeHere message by bridging intercultural divides. Applicants will answer a short essay question or present a multimedia project about their ideas for advancing intercultural learning and understanding on their future campuses. Read more

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Be More at Marshall University

Marshall University offers programs which encourage individual growth through the attainment of scholarship, acquisition of skills, and development of personality. Marshall also recognizes an obligation to the state and community by offering evening, off-campus, and Internet classes, as well as lectures, artistic programs, conferences, forums, and other campus and field activities. Read more

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Learn English and pursue an associate degree at Fox Valley Tech

Fox Valley Technical College (Fox Valley Tech) is an accredited, nationally recognized 2-year college located in beautiful Appleton, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Fox Valley Tech has been in the community for over 100 years and of the 16 technical colleges in Wisconsin, FVTC serves the most domestic and international students. Read more

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From Student Blogger, Wendy: Weekend Getaways

While it’s true we come to the U.S. to study, experience the culture, and improve our language skills, I think we all reach a point where we just feel a little burnt out. Emotionally and mentally, it can get exhausting to always show your best side, keep up with assignments, and occasionally be misunderstood because of some language barrier. You start feeling like you need a break, and that starts making you homesick as well. Read more

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From Student Blogger, Wendy: Seattle, Rain, Moods and Gains

I came to the U.S. from Ecuador, a country located in the equator, and Guayaquil, the best city in the coast. My school breaks were usually split between hanging out indoors with the AC on at full power or driving a bit to spend all day eating ice cream and chips by the sea before going for a swim. I loved it, and that beach is still almost paradise to me. But, all I had known my whole life was the sun and how much I wanted to get away from it, so when the time came to apply for colleges, one of the main factors in my decision was that it couldn’t be somewhere with that much sun. Read more

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Introducing Student Blogger, Jiale!

A twelve-hour flight across the Pacific Ocean, from Asia to North America … America—a new beginning, a new page for my life. USA for me is like a Hollywood movie and a huge melting pot which is a mix of a lot of different cultures. Even though I have been in America for one year, American culture is still hooking me. It makes me have the passion to learn and explore more about its culture. Read more