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Need a job? Tips on finding a job and jobs you have not considered!

Posted on August 18th, 2017 by Yessica Prato

A new semester begins and with it your tuition, fees, and books will quickly empty your bank account. There is no need to panic! There are many ways for an international student in the US to find jobs and there are a lot of jobs that you may not have considered before. With your tight […]




The Top Reasons Why You Should Earn Your Degree in Pennsylvania

Posted on August 11th, 2017 by Connor Smith

From sea to shining sea the United States of America is the land of freedom, opportunity and most importantly higher education. Deciding where to study isn’t easy since America has 50 individual states each with tons of different colleges and their own unique cultures. One of the most historic places and embodies the true spirit […]




Is Studying Online the Right Choice For You?

Posted on August 4th, 2017 by Rachel Rollins

In today’s world students are choosing to study online more than ever. With this growing trend to study from home how do you know if it’s the right choice for you? For answers we have created a Study Online section to help you make the right decision! Our Study Online section will show you things […]




How You Can Have A Fun Summer in the United States

Posted on July 28th, 2017 by Connor Smith

Summer is coming to a close in about a month, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still have a whole summer of fun in just one month. America is a special place in the summer with so much to do and see. There are endless ways to enjoy your summer, need some suggestions? Here are […]




Staying Safe While Studying In The United States

Posted on July 21st, 2017 by Yessica Prato

Staying safe while you are studying abroad is very important. Unfortunately, we live in a world where some people may take advantage of others, especially international students. When it comes to studying in a different country, one thing is certain – the struggle is very real! Most of the time you are on a tight […]




Make New Friends in the United States as an International Student

Posted on July 14th, 2017 by Connor Smith

Coming to the US can be an emotional roller coaster. It can be difficult to get outside your comfort zone and talk with your fellow students to make new friends. Your university will usually provide a number of resources to help you feel at home in the US, however, in addition to these resources you […]




Why Should You Learn Another Language?

Posted on July 7th, 2017 by Connor Smith

The 21st century is truly unlike any other in our world’s history. We are living in a globalized world where countries, cultures, economies and people are more connected than ever before. With the use of the internet, cheaper travel options, and access to new digital media, the world keeps shrinking while it’s growing! How can […]




Healthy Habits for the Summer

Posted on June 30th, 2017 by Rachel Rollins

It’s summer here in the US and for most students that means a time to relax, hang out with friends and just unwind. For some though, it’s a time for self-improvement. With all the sunny weather and free time at hand it’s a good idea to focus on yourself and create healthy habits for the […]




Volunteering as an International Student

Posted on June 23rd, 2017 by Yessica Prato

Summer can be used as a time to recharge your batteries and relax until the next school year comes. Although taking time for yourself is important, when you study abroad you want to make sure you are maximizing your experience. You may accomplish this by traveling, working or taking summer classes. However, the US also […]




10 Iconic American Movies You Should See Before Studying In The US

Posted on June 16th, 2017 by Connor Smith

Adjusting to life in the US is more than just learning English or eating American food. If you really want to learn more about American culture, what better way than by watching popular American movies! Your new friends in the US will most likely surprise you from time to time by quoting their favorite movie […]





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