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How International Students Can Cope With Difficult Classes

How International Students Can Cope With Difficult Classes

By Tra Ho Get help from professors and visit the writing center if you’re having trouble in U.S. college classes. International students often face more challenges than their American classmates because of language and cultural barriers. Don’t be distressed when you have a hard time in a particular class – just remember, if the school admitted you, you are […]

U.S. National Holidays 101 for International Students

U.S. National Holidays 101 for International Students

Every country and every culture celebrates different events and holidays.  It is important to understand the story behind them to be able to integrate better with the culture you live in – in this case the American one. Colleges close during all important national holidays.  That is also why breaks are usually scheduled around national […]

How to study in the US without taking SAT/GRE/GMAT/TOEFL

How to study in the US without taking SAT/GRE/GMAT/TOEFL

Do you dream of coming to America to study as a student and possibly begin your immigration journey via the F-1 visa? As you may have found out, most of the degree programs you are looking at requires the student to apply with SAT/GRE/GMAT/TOEFL test scores. What if your home country does not use English […]

How to study effectively: Best practices

How to study effectively: Best practices

International Students are already dealing with many issues in their lives, and because of all of the different things trying to catch your attention, it can be hard to concentrate on studying. We at peerTransfer have come up with some tips and tricks that will get you on the right track. It is not necessarily […]