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Can International Students Apply for Credit Cards?

Posted on May 10th, 2019 by Phu Nguyen

Building credit may not seem like an immediate priority for an international student first arriving in the US, but the sooner you start establishing credit the better. Even if it doesn’t come in handy right away, in the long run, most international students benefit from having a credit history that proves you are a reliable […]

5 Ways to Make a Date Great

Posted on April 26th, 2019 by Phu Nguyen

Part of adapting to a new country and school will be the social aspects like dating. Having a romantic interest can be exciting, but what’s it like to go on a first date in the US? Truth be told, it’s not likely to be vastly different from dating in any other country, but there are […]

International Students Should Make Self-Care a Priority

Posted on April 12th, 2019 by Phu Nguyen

And international student is inherently brave. You decide to take on a whole new part of the world than you grew up in or are used to. You embark on an exciting venture alone, in a culture you’ve never experienced, and often, in a language you are just beginning to learn. There are ways to […]

International Students Choose the University of Southern Indiana

Posted on April 5th, 2019 by Phu Nguyen

For the international student drawn to quieter regions of the US, the University of Southern Indiana (USI) provides a beautiful backdrop. Located on a beautiful 1,400-acre campus in Evansville, Indiana, students can do things like visit the Angel Mounds State Historic Site, which is formerly a home to prehistoric Native Americans, has 12 earthen mounds, […]

Mariana Studying in Canada Part III

Posted on March 29th, 2019 by Phu Nguyen

Below is the third blog update by Mariana Barbosa, InternationalStudent.com’s 2018 Travel Video Contest winner. Mariana is now studying Canada at the University of Winnipeg. You can track her journey by checking our blog throughout the year. Another month has passed for me here in Winnipeg. I have survived -50 degrees Celsius, and have – […]

5 Things All International Students Should Know

Posted on March 8th, 2019 by Phu Nguyen

So you’ve been accepted to the school of your choice and now you’re ready to take the steps to head over to the US and begin your studies. There is sure to be lots to do before you embark on your journey. Some tasks will certainly take higher priority than others. But what might those […]

Why International Students are Choosing Adelphi University in New York

Posted on December 28th, 2018 by Phu Nguyen

Adjusting to college life in the U.S. can be challenging — a new language, new ways of learning, and a new home. It’s important to find a school that will help ease this transition with additional support services, instruction tailored to your academic and language level, and cultural experiences to ensure your future success. If […]

What Sets Atlantis University Apart

Posted on December 14th, 2018 by Phu Nguyen

Located in Miami, Florida, Atlantis University (AU) offers courses and academic programs that lead to Associate’s degrees, Bachelor’s degrees, Master’s degrees, certifications, and other diplomas in the fields of business and technology. Miami is an international destination and hub for new technology companies, healthcare, and international business. Both AU campus locations are in downtown Miami, […]

Announcing the 2018 Travel Video Contest Winners

Posted on November 18th, 2018 by Phu Nguyen

Our 2018 Travel Video Contest has come to an end, but we couldn’t be more excited to share the winners with you. We asked you to tell us about a trip you want to take or where you propose to study abroad, and you answered in a multitude of ways. Each of the 2018 entries […]

Top Tips on Getting Your F1 Visa

Posted on October 26th, 2018 by Jacqueline Schultz

If you are a prospective international student, you are more than likely familiar with the F1 visa process. The F1 visa is most common for international students and is issued by the United States Citizens and Immigration Services. You are most likely interested in any and all top tips on getting your F1 visa if […]


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