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Six Things All International Students Should Do Before Traveling
September 25, 2018
Studying abroad is an exciting and potentially life-changing experience. However, it is not all fun and games. In fact, there are some less exciting -- and let’s face it, even downright boring -- details you need to attend to in order to survive and thrive as an international student. Start with these six things to set yourself up for success while studying abroad.

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Why You Should Study in Central America
September 14, 2018
This weekend, not one, not two but five Central American countries are celebrating their national days. Why? Because on 15 September 1821 the region, led by the Province of Guatemala, proclaimed its independence from Spain. Want to study in one of the world's most vibrant regions? Study in Central A...

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Four Ways to Stay In The US After Graduation
June 5, 2018
Hundreds of thousands of international students from all over the world flock to the US for educational opportunities every year. And given the many allures of living and working in the US, it’s hardly a surprise that many of them aspire to stay after they complete their studies. If you’re one o...

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Are International Students Immigrants? The Debate Explained
February 1, 2018
Want to understand the debate over international students and immigration numbers? Let's take a closer look at the UK-and why Prime Minister Theresa May is in a growing minority of those who want to include international student numbers in immigration statistics.

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Countries with Easy Visa Procedures for International Students
January 17, 2017
With recent geopolitical shake-ups, studying abroad may seem daunting.  Don’t fret—there are many places around the world with top-notch universities and easy visa procedures just for you—bright, eager students who want to do some good in this world.  Take a look at five ...

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September 24, 2018

Earlier this year, UK universities minister Sam Gyimah called on universities to prioritize student mental health alongside academic education. Now co...


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September 20, 2018

The UK's universities minister recently signaled support for visa changes that would attract more international students to the UK. Let's take a close...


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September 17, 2018

In his resignation letter last month from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), then-Assistant Director & Student Loan Ombudsman Seth Frotm...