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.

Looking for an Internship? You’ve Got This!

Looking for an Internship? You’ve Got This!

Even though I am an international student, my design portfolio, creativity, and ambition to gain real-life experience helped me get the internship, and I am beyond happy I took one step further to become the architect I envision myself.

Category: StudyUSA Blog
June 9th, 2021
My Little Dream

My Little Dream

Dreaming is sometimes very amazing. When one of my dreams comes true, I think it is the result of destiny

Friendship in Pandemic Times

Friendship in Pandemic Times

Eye contact, a sincere smile, and a warm hug were the three ingredients I needed to start a friendship when I was a child. Over time, that list of elements began to grow, but I never thought I would add 6-ft-distance, a mask, and a video call.

My Next Road Trip Adventure: Yosemite National Park

My Next Road Trip Adventure: Yosemite National Park

Don’t be afraid of picking a place you’ve never been before, instead be eager to explore new areas where you can collect the best memories and be inspired by them at the same time! So far I feel ready to take on this new adventure, and I cannot wait...

A New Journey Is About to Begin

A New Journey Is About to Begin

I am excited to be in this new reality and enjoy as much as I can at this stage of my life. It will definitely require more focus, work, determination and study, but I am hoping to absorb as much information as possible so I can be prepared to be the...

Category: StudyUSA Blog
May 12th, 2021
Ending the Semester with 2 Bangs!

Ending the Semester with 2 Bangs!

Genesee Community College, also known as GCC, is a part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. SUNY is a large comprehensive system of public colleges and universities in New York State, made up of 64 campuses.

Category: StudyUSA Blog
May 7th, 2021
Networking of a Lifetime

Networking of a Lifetime

When I decided I wanted to study abroad, the first thing I did was to look for Brazilian students who were pursuing a degree abroad and for staff members who could help me figure out the application process.

Nothing Is Impossible

Nothing Is Impossible

Camila has lived for long periods in three different countries so far and speaks four languages. She knows about cultural shocks and how to adapt to a new culture.

Where Have Your Decisions Taken You?

Where Have Your Decisions Taken You?

Almost three years ago, I decided to come to the United States as an au pair. At that time, I was working as an elementary school teacher in Mexico, and honestly, the process of deciding to quit my job to come to the United States was hard. I believe...

Category: StudyUSA Blog
April 19th, 2021
Thrift Culture: A Sustainable Way to Get Dressed

Thrift Culture: A Sustainable Way to Get Dressed

Have you ever wondered what if the world's largest clothing retail companies stopped their production? Well, to me it wouldn't make much difference because the world does not need more clothes; there is already a lot of it.

Boundaries, When to Draw the Line

Boundaries, When to Draw the Line


As humans we are bound to make or have relationships with others. We naturally live in, by, and with these bonds, in various settlements of our lives. We let people in and out of our lives voluntarily and somewhat not, all depending on circumstances...

Category: StudyUSA Blog
April 12th, 2021
You Can Do It!

You Can Do It!

“When I came here, I was so excited. However, I found many differences from my country,” she commented. For example, Jeimmy missed having lunch with her family every Sunday, as she used to have in Colombia.

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