Student Voices

Want to know what it’s truly like to be an international student at your dream school? Read about the current experiences of real international students studying in the USA right now. Learn from them what it’s like to be in U.S. classrooms, make friends, get a job, and more.

Unique. Committed. Real. Just Like You!

Unique. Committed. Real. Just Like You!

A unique student like you is the heart of UC Riverside. We invite — we need — your individuality, your passion, and your voice. Your kind of commitment keeps us on our toes. (And, we love that about you.) We welcome your kind of real energy — and we'...

Category: StudyUSA Blog
April 28th, 2022
Sharing His Unique Culture Worldwide

Sharing His Unique Culture Worldwide

Yin-Long Chou, who is a junior at the University of Northern Iowa, goes by the name Umas Nangavulan to honor his heritage as a member of the Bunun tribe. His family is also a member of another tribe indigenous to Taiwan, the Paiwan tribe. Umas says,...

Category: StudyUSA Blog
April 15th, 2022
The Introduction of My Life in Tampa

The Introduction of My Life in Tampa

After getting her bachelor’s degree in Japan, Ayako Miyakoshi wanted “to learn something new for my future career, as well as improve my English skills.” She’s now pursuing an AS degree in accounting at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, Florid...

Financial Requirements to Study Abroad

Financial Requirements to Study Abroad

Study in the USA has helped millions of international students just like you make their U.S education dreams come true. Finding a school can be overwhelming and stressful. Our trained and educated advisors can help you find a school that suits your c...

Category: StudyUSA Blog
April 12th, 2022
Overcoming Insomnia

Overcoming Insomnia

Acalli Navarro, student and International Peer Mentor at Truckee Meadows Community College in Reno, Nevada, suffers from insomnia. In this post, he works through the variety of solutions he’s tried so he can get more sleep.

4 Tips to Manage School Stress

4 Tips to Manage School Stress

Is school stressing you out? Student blogger Acalli Navarro has 4 tips to help you keep minimize stress in your life. Acalli is a student and International Peer Mentor at Truckee Meadows Community College in Reno, Nevada.

Category: StudyUSA Blog
March 24th, 2022
We Stand With Ukraine

We Stand With Ukraine

Echoing the words of the great Martin Luther King Jr., “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” 

Give Yourself Time

Give Yourself Time

Hamdiatu Yakubu, from Ghana, West Africa, encourages herself — and everyone else — to give yourself time. She says, “This may mean putting your plans on a priority list of urgency, importance, interest, and even cost. Whichever order, they’re your pl...

Being an International Student for Half My Life

Being an International Student for Half My Life

Ayavitl Acalli Gonzalez Navarro, who goes by Acalli, was born in Mexico and moved with his family to Singapore when he was 12. He is currently a student and International Peer Mentor at Truckee Meadows Community College in Reno, Nevada, and a new stu...

Category: StudyUSA Blog
March 1st, 2022
Ways to Cope with Homesickness

Ways to Cope with Homesickness

Acalli Navarro was born in Mexico, moved with his family to Singapore when he was 12, and is currently a student at Truckee Meadows Community College in Reno, Nevada. He offers some “ways to cope with homesickness and keep it under control, coming fr...

Consider Northwest Missouri State University

Consider Northwest Missouri State University

You matter, and you are welcome at Northwest Missouri State University! Our mission is to promote an international community through building our global family. Find the support here that you need to take the next step in your academic journey.

Category: StudyUSA Blog
February 23rd, 2022
The Professor and the Film Festival

The Professor and the Film Festival

Roger Durling, executive director of the prestigious Santa Barbara International Film Festival, has been teaching at Santa Barbara City College (SBCC) for almost 17 years and using his unique connections in the film industry to guide his students.

The Ultimate Internship Experience

The Ultimate Internship Experience

At the University of California, Irvine international students can take advantage of an Internship Experience program. For international students seeking to live and work in the U.S., an internship is the perfect complement to a strong academic backg...

Live at Home & Drive to College?

Live at Home & Drive to College?

Katherine George, student blogger at Hillsborough Community College in Florida, lives at home and drives to college. As a college commuter, she has mastered the art of having what she needs to have with her at all times.

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