Woman holding glass beaker of cement and standing in front of display poster (U.S. Dept. of Education)

When it comes to applying to colleges, this teen is in...

Ivy League schools are some of the most prestigious and selective in the U.S., and she got into all eight of them. Here's her reaction and how she did it.

This is why students of cybersecurity come to the U.S.

Hundreds of colleges and universities in the United States offer cybersecurity degrees to meet the needs of this growing international industry.
Man standing in front of US Capitol building (State Dept./D.A. Peterson)

The welcome mat is out at U.S. campuses for students from...

Students from Arabian Gulf states are thriving at American colleges and universities. See what some have to say about studying in the U.S.

Some colleges offer street cred*

U.S. universities in urban areas offer the advantages of city living and the diversity that draws many international students.
Illustration of a student holding a passport, visa and credit card (State Dept./Doug Thompson)

Passport? Check. Visa? Check. And now a credit card for international...

International students at U.S. universities are now able to obtain a credit card, thanks to a startup founded by someone who was once without one.

From big computers to big group projects

Take a look at some of the changes in U.S. college learning and living since 1985, from computers and libraries to cafeterias and student diversity.

Top concern among students heading to America: Is my English good...

Let’s say you’re thinking of attending a U.S. college or university. You’ll likely have to adapt to a new language and a new culture,...

Extend your visa in the U.S. with this program

President Obama recently announced plans to expand a training program for international students in the U.S., giving them access to professional training in cities...
Students in common area (Gallaudet University)

There isn’t another university like this one anywhere in the world

The students at Gallaudet University in Washington are changing perceptions about the deaf. All of Gallaudet's academic programs are designed for deaf and hard-of-hearing graduate...