The International Student Blog

What all International Students Should Know About US Healthcare

Posted on March 9th, 2018 by Yessica Prato

Coming to the United States as an international student is an exciting adventure. The US culture is very unique and the vastness of this country offers a place for everyone. However, one important aspect of your trip should be protecting your health. While traveling to a different country can be a great experience, you want […]

Ways to Save Money as an International Student

Posted on March 2nd, 2018 by Jacqueline Schultz

The cost of study in the US can be overwhelming. However, that should not prevent students from taking advantage of the unique opportunity to become an international student. There are ways to save money as an international student by simply implementing a few strategies and cutting unnecessary costs. Here are just a few ways to […]

College Fairs in Vietnam

Posted on February 23rd, 2018 by Rachel Rollins

Calling all students in Vietnam! US colleges and universities are making their spring tour across Asia to meet students like you who want to study in the US. This March schools like Northwest Missouri State University are coming to multiple cities in Vietnam. Look at the fair dates below to find one closest to you! […]

How to Study in the USA on a Limited Budget

Posted on February 20th, 2018 by Connor Smith

Leaving your home country to study in the United States is a massive adventure! However, this adventure also comes with a massive price tag. Tuition, housing, textbooks… it all adds up really fast!  Fortunately, there are ways to avoid breaking the bank when studying in the US. You can still study in the US and […]

Winter Carnival at English Language Institute at Michigan Tech

Posted on February 7th, 2018 by Rachel Rollins

When the snow starts to fall, students studying in the English Language Institute at Michigan Tech take advantage of all the fun winter activities on campus! Every February, the campus community celebrates Winter Carnival. During the week-long carnival, students can participate in: ● Downhill Skiing ● Ice Bowling ● Curling ● Cross-Country Skiing ● Beard […]

5 Tips On How to Choose a US College

Posted on February 2nd, 2018 by Connor Smith

Figuring out which school is right for you can be a lot of pressure, but it doesn’t have to be. With thousands of schools to choose from it can be easy to get caught up in overthinking your options. You may end up making some mistakes when it comes to how to choose your dream […]

Students in India and Malaysia: Meet With US Schools in February

Posted on January 24th, 2018 by Rachel Rollins

It’s time to start off the New Year strong, and the best way to do that is to gain more knowledge about studying in the US. Schools in the US are seeking out international students and are coming to visit your high school and college fairs in your home country. The school fairs below will […]

Importance of Networking for International Students in the US

Posted on January 12th, 2018 by Yessica Prato

The word networking can fall under two categories: Social and Business. Both are very important as it is a way to create a support system for both personal and professional development. Social networking or socializing tends to be less intimidating for international students. However, when you travel to the US to complete your degree, it […]

Safety Comes First At Michigan Tech

Posted on December 8th, 2017 by Rachel Rollins

“Houghton is a safe place where that you can walk on the street at midnight enjoy the stars and moonlight without any fear” – Lifan If you’re still researching for an English Language Institute that has excellent safety we’ve done some of the work for you. Michigan Technological University has been recognized by several publications […]

New Year’s Resolutions and How to Achieve Them

Posted on December 1st, 2017 by Connor Smith

It’s hard to believe, but 2017 is almost over! This means that the New Year is right around the corner. A popular tradition in the United States is creating your own New Year’s resolution. You may be asking yourself, what is that? A New Year’s resolution is where you make a promise to yourself to […]

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