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How to legally work in the US as an international student
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What are test-optional colleges?
What are test-optional colleges?
As an international student researching colleges and universities in the US, you may have heard the phrase "test-optional colleges...
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August 24, 2023
What is “demonstrated interest” in college admissions and why it matters?
What is “demonstrated interest” in college admissions and why it matters?
One factor in US college admissions decisions is demonstrated interest. Learn how to show your interest in a college as an interna...
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August 24, 2023
What are H-1B cap-exempt jobs?
What are H-1B cap-exempt jobs?
Looking for a job in the US? Learn more about H-1B cap-exempt jobs, and why they're important for international students to consid...
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August 21, 2023
What are the eight new STEM-designated fields for study?
What are the eight new STEM-designated fields for study?
Learn more about the importance of STEM-designated fields of study for international students, and explore the eight new fields ad...
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August 17, 2023
How to choose your OPT start date?
How to choose your OPT start date?
Learn how to choose the most favorable OPT start date as an international student to get the most out of your work authorization i...
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August 14, 2023
Do I need CPT for an unpaid internship?
Do I need CPT for an unpaid internship?
International students may need additional work authorization to do unpaid internships in the US. Learn whether this applies to yo...
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August 7, 2023

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Transitioning from US international student to Canadian resident
Transitioning from US international student to Canadian resident
Learn how to gain Canadian permanent residency after graduating from college in the US as an international student through work, s...
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August 4, 2023
Alec Nguyen: Launching a startup on OPT right after undergrad
Alec Nguyen: Launching a startup on OPT right after undergrad
Entrepreneur and Lawrence University alumnus Alec Nguyen shares his story of being an international student in the US and launchin...
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August 2, 2023
How do US universities evaluate international graduate student applications
How do US universities evaluate international graduate student applications
Review the ways you will be evaluated as an international applicant when applying to graduate school in the US...
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July 31, 2023
How do US universities evaluate international undergraduate student applications
How do US universities evaluate international undergraduate student applications
Applying to college in the US? Learn more about how your college application will be evaluated as an international applicant...
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July 26, 2023
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How to answer: Will you now or in the future require sponsorship to work in the US
How to answer: Will you now or in the future require sponsorship to work in the US
International students and graduates should be ready to answer this common question: Will you now or in the future require sponsor...
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July 24, 2023
How to be a great student ambassador
How to be a great student ambassador
5 tips on how to be an amazing student ambassador to best represent your school or alma mater to prospective international student...
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July 22, 2023
What does an admissions student ambassador do?
What does an admissions student ambassador do?
As an admissions student ambassador, you can support prospective international students by sharing your personal experiences and b...
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July 19, 2023
Housing options for international students in the US
Housing options for international students in the US
Deciding between on-campus or off-campus housing in the U.S.? Learn more about types of housing options available to international...
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July 3, 2023
Key considerations for choosing undergraduate school
Key considerations for choosing undergraduate school
With thousands of undergraduate schools in the U.S, choosing the best one as an international student requires doing the right kin...
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June 30, 2023
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