Admission Tips

With 974,926 international students,  the US has the world's largest interational student population. This resource is updated regularly by members and friends of NAFSA Graduate Student Central, a community dedicated to supporting students across the globe. 

Financial Aid Info

Financial aid regulations and sources for study abroad differ for undergraduate and graduate students. This resource focuses specifically on undergraduate students. Learn more.

Special Deals

Due to high cost of education abroad, ASSA focused on easing financial burden from students by continously providing exclusive offers and deals to the Asian student community.

Why do many International students choose to study in the US?

Wide range of Educational Opportunities

The United States is home to thousands of colleges and universities, boasting at least ten times as many campuses as in any other country. As a result, the higher education system in the U.S. has something for everyone. Some U.S. colleges and universities stress broad educational principles; others emphasize practical, employment-related skills; and skills others specialize in the arts, social sciences or technical fields. This means that no matter what you plan on studying you will have a wide range of programs in your particular field from which to choose.

Academic Excellence

The United States has one of the world’s finest university systems, with outstanding programs in virtually all fields. At the undergraduate level, excellent programs exist in traditional disciplines, as well as in professional fields. At the graduate level, students have the opportunity to work directly with some of the finest minds in their field of study, with the chance to become involved with exclusive research and educational opportunities. U.S. degrees are recognized throughout the world for their excellence.