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The International Student's University Search: Looking Beyond Rankings and Name Brands

Your international university list may only consist of schools with big names that you're familiar with. Read on to find out why that could be a big mistake.read more

Foreign Universities vs. US Colleges: What You Need to Know

Interested in pursuing a degree overseas? Here's what you need to know to start your international university search, plus factors that may differ from US read more

10 Mistakes First-Year International Students Make (and How to Avoid Them!)

Going abroad for university can be stressful enough without worrying about having a bad experience. Here are 10 mistakes to avoid for a good first year.read more

Everything You Need to Know About Student Visas

If you want to attend a university in the United States, you need a student visa. So what's the student visa process like? Read on to find out.read more

The Best On-Campus Resources for International Students

Planning to attend university in the States? Check out these useful resources for international students, available right on campus!read more

Introduction to the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

A starter guide to the TOEFL, including information about the Reading, Listening, Speaking, and Writing sections, plus resources to help you study.read more

Ask The Experts

Q: How should I start my U.S. university search?

A: There are two main ways to begin your U.S. university list. The first is purely based on numbers and the second is personal. Let's look at both.read more


Q: Should I go to a two-year or a four-year school?

A: The answer to this question largely depends on your goals and circumstances. Two-year schools come in two types or dimensions: vocational and academic. read more


Q: How do I find the right US university for me?

A: With well over 4,000 colleges and universities in the United States, how is one to make the right choice? There are industry-recognized questions whose answers will help you make informed choices. read more


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