Ensuring that Ukrainian refugees have the freedom to access all levels of education will be particularly important. Still, refugee students at the higher education level often face an uphill battle when trying to enroll in universities in their host countries.
Despite the important role higher education plays in enhancing refugees’ life chances, providing higher education in particular is still not a priority.
A new RESPONSE campaign aims to build support among universities for a private refugee sponsorship program that would allow refugee students to enter the U.S. and attend university at the same time.
We have an obligation to support the development of refugee-inclusive economies. Credential evaluations can help.
The international higher education community has an obligation to support students and scholars displaced by conflict in Ukraine and around the world.