Tag: international students

6 Helpful Study Abroad Platforms and Resources for International Students

Professional Translator

These popular platforms and companies can help make your dream of studying abroad (in the US or around the world!) a reality. read more

Campus Life Tips for International Students: Engage and Immerse!

Vice President of Enrollment Management, Stephens College

The key to making your new country and campus feel like home is engaging with and immersing in the culture. Here are a few ways international students can do just that. 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

4 Ways to Stand Out as an International Applicant

CollegeXpress Student Writer

It can be difficult to stand out in the application pool as an international student. Here are some ways to help your university application shine! read more

3 Essential Tips for IELTS Success

Test Prep Expert, Magoosh

Nervous about taking the IELTS? Here are three tips to help ease your mind and make taking the test a little less daunting. read more

Exploring a College's Cultural Fit

Director of University Marketing, Enrollment Management, St. Thomas University

When there's a good cultural fit, you will feel at home at the final university you choose. Here's how to review your schools through this cultural lens. read more

Scholarships for International Students (Undergrad and Grad!)

Freelance Writer

Just a list of scholarships and fellowships aimed at international students studying in the United States! read more

The Ultimate Guide to US Financial Aid for International Students

Associate Vice President for Global Enrollment and Engagement, Gannon University

For international students wondering about US financial aid, wonder no further. A university insider explains. (Updated July 2017!) read more

Experiencing the 2016 US Presidential Election From Abroad

Student, Occidental College

Naomi was studying abroad in Japan on November 8, 2016, so she had to watch the election results unfold from afar--while surrounded by people who couldn't really understand what she was going through. This is what it was like. read more

My Life in the United States: Stories From International Students


Get an idea of why these three international students chose to study in the United States and what their experience has been like. read more