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3 Ways International Students Can Stay Cozy in U.S. Winters

3 Ways International Students Can Stay Cozy in U.S. Winters

By SWATI B. CARR The holiday season in the U.S. goes hand in hand with winter. For international students who are moving to certain parts of the U.S. from warmer countries, U.S. winters can seem long and overwhelming. Coming to the U.S. as an international student usually means staying in one place for anywhere from a few months […]

6 Challenges for International Students in College

6 Challenges for International Students in College

By KATY HOPKINS Starting college in America can be hard—but there are ways to overcome each obstacle. The first semester ofcollege in the United Statesis an exciting time forinternational students, but there are some obstacles that naturally arise in a new country and academic environment. Here are challenges international students may face, and tips to deal […]

Employment for International Students in the US!

Employment for International Students in the US!

Coming from a country where English is not the primary language, it was not very easy to start as a full time undergraduate student in US.  However, diversity in the university made life easier. Cooperative faculty, career development resources available on and off campus, and availability of advanced technologies are a few things that helped […]

How to make friends being an International Student in the U.S.

How to make friends being an International Student in the U.S.

Have you ever felt like you are the only one who has not made (m)any friends yet at college? Being an international student in the U.S. can sometimes be intimidating, and you may ask yourself why is it so hard to develop friendships. Don’t worry – be happy, as we here at peerTransfer have put together some […]