Student Services

Infographic: The International Student Experience

Do you know which group of international students suffers most deeply from homesickness? What about which ones have trouble making peer-to-peer or student-to-faculty connections? In order to help higher education institutions better understand the needs and experiences of students from


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Better Career Services for International Students = Better Retention and Recruitment

Good career prospects are a major pull factor for international students who come to the U.S., but the career services available on campus often fall short. With an eye toward improved recruitment, retention, and better student experience, the WES research team examined what works and what doesn’t at campuses across the U.S.


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Posted in Americas, Enrollment & Recruiting, Original Research, Skilled Immigrants & Workforce Integration, Strategic Internationalization

Admitting Chinese Undergraduates

By WES Staff VIEW UPCOMING FREE WEBINAR: EDUCATION IN CHINA   Over the last four years there has been a dramatic explosion in the number of Chinese undergraduate students studying at U.S. universities and colleges. Between 2009 and 2010 alone


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Posted in Asia Pacific, Education System Profiles, Mobility Trends

From Reykjavik to Vladivostok: Student Advising Trends from Education USA

By the end of February, EducationUSA will publish over 40 country profiles with student advising trends from Europe and Eurasia. The EducationUSA Trends Report seeks to empower US institutions by uncovering the stories and insights of advisers in the European


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Posted in Europe, Mobility Trends