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University of California-Davis (CA) Prepare for Graduate Study in the ...

April 16, 2014

International Summer Sessions at University of California, Davis now offers courses and workshops designed to help international students prepare for graduate study in the United States. Visiting students can sharpen their language skills by enrolling in summer classes in their major or Summer English Language Studies courses in Academic Reading and Writing, Academic Preparation and American Culture.

In addition, enrolled students will have the opportunity to attend a free workshop series on the graduate school application process. Topics include “Applying to Graduate School,” “Tips for Writing a Statement of Purpose” and “The UC Davis Graduate School Application.”

Students must enroll in a minimum of six units in one or both sessions and can choose from courses in more than 75 departments. To be eligible, students must have graduated from high school and must have an English proficiency score of 80 iBT (or equivalent).
• Summer Session 1: June 20 to August 1 (Application Deadline: May 9)
• Summer Session 2: August 1 to September 12 (Application Deadline: June 20)
To learn more, visit us online at http://intlsummer.ucdavis.edu. Interested students and advisors are invited to sign-up for our monthly newsletter.

The Neeley School of Business (TX) Offers Free GMAT Prep Classes to ...

April 14, 2014

Get ready to apply for fall 2015 MBA admission.
The Neeley School offers free GMAT Prep Classes as a service to our applicants. The course provides an overview of what to expect on the exam. Registrants are required to purchase the Official Guide to GMAT Prep, 13th Edition.

Syracuse Law's (NY) LL.M. Admissions Webinar

April 11, 2014

Join us for Syracuse Law's LL.M. Admissions Webinar on Wednesday, April 30 at 8:00 a.m. (New York Time) at: http://webconference.syr.edu/LLM
Syracuse Law's LL.M. program is hosting an LL.M. Admissions Webinar for students interested in learning more about the LL.M. in American Law program. We will discuss the application process, conditional admission, English proficiency, academic opportunities, the New York State Bar Exam - and much more!

Univeristy of Minnesota's (MN) Minnesota International Student ...

April 11, 2014

The Minnesota International Student Association (MISA) organized their first Cultural Bazaar to showcase the different student groups and associations around the U of MN and celebrate cultural diversity.
This video was created by a current UMN student, Valeria Lopez.
Check out this fun event!

For more information about The Minnesota International Student Association visit: https://www.facebook.com/misa.umn?fref=ts.

Berkeley School of Law (CA) Online Course

April 10, 2014

Berkeley Law is pleased to announce its first online course: Fundamentals of US Law with faculty member Bill Fernholz. Registration is open now for the six-week course, which introduces participants to the American legal system and the common-law method of case analysis.

Register now to experience engaging, student-centered online learning from one of the United States' premier law schools.

Mount Holyoke College (MA) Currently Receiving Applications for ...

April 9, 2014

We are currently receiving applications for Summer 2014 courses for undergraduate and graduate credit. We welcome college students, teachers and all adult learners in our larger community.
Here is one sample online English seminar course for first year university students:

May 27 – July 2, 2014

The Hunger Games: Young Adult Dystopia in Popular Culture
This course is designed to develop the skills of careful reading and effective writing essential to success in undergraduate study.

University of Colorado Denver (CO) Invites New Applicants to Apply For Free

April 4, 2014

The University of Colorado Denver would like to invite new applicants to apply for free! If you apply between 13-19 April for a program on the Downtown Denver Campus, we will waive the $75 application fee. Unfortunately, the application fee waiver is not available for programs on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Please contact us at application@ucdenver.edu or visit our website at internationaladmissions.ucdenver.edu if you have any questions.

How to take advantage of the offer:
On the last page of the online application form you will need to select an application fee payment method. For these dates only, please select one of the following options to waive your application fee:
Undergraduate Applicants:
Select ‘High School Counselor Waiver Form’ (but do not send a form!)

Graduate Applicants:
Select ‘Pay your application fee by check’ (but do not send a check!)

The George Washington University (DC) Specialized Summer Programs

March 27, 2014

This July, GW will offer two specialized Washington in the World programs for undergraduate students; one focused on issues of gender and the status of women around the world, the other on U.S. politics in a global environment. Students enroll in two courses for each program, gaining a foundation in the chosen subject’s theory, while also applying their knowledge to real world issues. Coursework incorporates site visits around Washington, D.C. to relevant institutions in politics and advocacy.

Washington in the World programs are only two of the opportunities available to international students at The George Washington University this summer. With over 650 summer courses to choose from, including English for Academic Purposes classes, international students have a range of choices for academics, while also experiencing all that summer in Washington, D.C. has to offer. Applications for all programs are available online: http://summer.gwu.edu/apply. Apply today!

University of North Florida (FL) Application Deadline Extended for ...

March 27, 2014

The University of North Florida application deadline has been extended to June 1 for international students.

If you have any students still exploring their options please encourage them to contact me as soon as possible. The University of North Florida is a place where incredible educational opportunities meet a particularly personal atmosphere. Here, students can engage in rigorous academic course work as well as enjoy an exciting social life in the beautiful atmosphere of northern Florida.

Please, feel free to look over our online view book and explore more about UNF and our degree options: http://content.yudu.com/A1vnem/Viewbook2012/resources/index.htm?referrerUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.unf.edu%2Fadmissions%2F

University of Baltimore (MD) Introduces New Finish4Free Program

March 27, 2014

Good news! The University of Baltimore has just announced a new program that gives all first-time, full-time freshmen the opportunity to take advantage of a tuition-free final semester. For more information click on the link below.

Penn State Law's (PA) Summer Arbitration Workshop

March 25, 2014

This summer lawyers and law students trained outside of the U.S. can study international arbitration law at Penn State Law. Taught by arbitration scholar and expert Professor Thomas Carbonneau, “Arbitration Workshop – Legal Counselling in International Arbitration” will run from June 30 to July 11. Students who complete the Arbitration Workshop will learn the terms and concepts of arbitration law and will practice applying the law through mock transactional experiences. This 3-credit course, primarily clinical in character, will introduce students to an international commercial venture involving construction or the sale of goods.

Colorado Mesa University (CO) Plans to Open BridgePathways Center

March 24, 2014

Colorado Mesa University plans to open a BridgePathways center on its campus in Grand Junction this summer. The university commits to providing international students with the tools they will need to succeed in their education and cultural experience at a U.S. experience. BridgePathways will provide CMU's international students with the added advantage of an intensive academic English curriculum that is designed to prepare students for university assignments. BridgePathways at CMU will have six start dates throughout the year, offering 8-week terms, and conditional admission to the university will be available to qualified students.

Colorado Mesa University, located in the beautiful high-desert country of western Colorado, offers more than 60 undergraduate majors and has extensive options for international students both in and out of the classroom.

The University of Pennsylvania (PA) English Language Programs's New ...

March 24, 2014

The University of Pennsylvania, English Language Programs’ new 4-week Summer English Institute provides a foundation for university-level English. Students receive an introduction to academic content-based language, and experience life and culture at a U.S. university. Weekly guest lectures from Penn professors offer students a unique university experience.

Program dates: July 7 – August 1
Application deadline: May 30

University of Colorado Denver (CO) Invites You to Join their ...

March 21, 2014

The University of Colorado Denver invites you to join our International Facebook community (link below). Our International Admissions team is here to support you on your road to success and encourage you to connect with us, share experiences, and meet other students like you.

Connect with International Admissions
• Meet and interact with fellow current and prospective international students at the University
• Check out our staff and learn about the University of Colorado Denver policy and processes
• Learn about educational programs and scholarship opportunities
• Get informed on current events, student organizations and campus activities
• Share your stories and read about other students international study successes and challenges
• Learn about upcoming International recruitment fairs, high school & community college visits, workshops, online and virtual fairs
• View our brochures and videos
• Stay up-to-date through our featured stories about students like you
• Find out when we are in your city at a recruitment fair near you

Southern Arkansas University (AR) MBA Student from Cameroon Plans to ...

March 19, 2014

Glenn Muffih of Babanki, Cameroon, chose to get a degree in business from Southern Arkansas University. Now in the SAU MBA program, he feels confident he will be able to use his education to make a difference in his home country.