Over half (528,182) of all the international students and scholars in the United States are in graduate programs, optional practical training, or are visiting scholars. Overwhelmingly they come from China and India, but South Korea, Germany, and Saudi Arabia are just a few of the other places sending internationals here.
Welcoming internationals to your university is very straightforward. Everyone wants a friend, and thatâ€™s just anÂ easy first step. Make sure you understand that crossing cultures is anÂ aspect to be aware of, though. The InterVarsity International Student Ministry (ISM) website has plenty of resources onÂ crossing culturesÂ effectively, like thisÂ comparison of Eastern and Western cultures. [Read more…] about Welcoming internationals to your university