Current Global Partners


NAFSA is proud to partner with each of the following news-makers in the international education community.

Learn how your organization can join the Global Partnership Program.

Global Advisers

ELS Educational Services, Inc.

Building international pathways and enabling successful international student mobility for more than 50 years

ELS is the largest global provider of student recruitment and ESL training on over fifty university campuses as well as pathways in the US, Australia and Canada.

ELS helps universities map recruitment strategies to achieve the admission goals and standards enhancing campus diversity. Students receive counseling and admissions assistance through ELS's network of 1,600 counseling centers in 85 countries. Each year thousands of students are placed into undergraduate and graduate programs. Over 650 universities worldwide accept student completion of the ELS Certificate of Completion as proof of English proficiency.

ETS is the world’s largest private education measurement institution and leader in assessment. This nonprofit organization builds tests that are reliable, fair and valid predictors of academic success and are built to the highest psychometric standards. ETS annually administers more than 6.2 million English language tests and over 600,000 GRE tests in 180 countries. More than 8,000 colleges and universities worldwide use TOEFL and GRE scores to make admissions decisions about their applicants.

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System. It measures ability to communicate in English across all four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking – for people who intend to study or work where English is the language of communication. IELTS is recognized in the U.S. and worldwide as a valid and reliable English language proficiency measure for admissions to higher education.

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 Study in Japan (JAFSA)
JAFSA is an association comprised of universities, individuals, and other entities including private firms as supporting members interested in facilitating the internationalization of education in Japan and around the world.

Global Advocates

American Institute For Foreign Study
BMI Media
Cambridge English Language Assessment
Chegg Enrollment Services (formerly Zinch)
CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange
 FPP Edu Media
IDP Education
INTO University Partnerships Ltd.
Study in Spain, Powered By EducationDynamics
Terra Dotta
Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola

Global Associates

  • A2 International Education Fairs
  • Academic Programs International (API)
  • ACORN of London
  • AIG Accident & Health
  • Ameson Education and Cultural Exchange Foundation
  • Anglo Educational Services
  • Ascension Benefits & Insurance Solutions
  • Australian Education Office
  • Baden-Württemberg Universities
  • Barcelona SAE
  • Barton Carlyle
  • Bridge Education Group, Inc.
  • British Council USA
  • California State University System
  • Campus Abroad Programs
  • Campus France
  • CAPA The Global Education Network
  • CEA Global Education
  • CET Academic Programs
  • China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE) Study in China
  • The Chopras
  • CIS - Center for International Studies
  • City University of New York (CUNY)
  • The College Board
  • CollegeWeekLive
  • College Year in Athens
  • Compass Benefits Group
  • CORT
  • Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI)
  • DIS Study Abroad in Scandinavia
  • EC English
  • Education in Ireland
  • Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. (ECE)
  • Education New Zealand
  • Eduitalia Association
  • EF Education First
  • English3
  • English UK/Study World
  • Eduitalia
  • Foundation For International Cooperation in Higher Education of Taiwan
  • Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado - FAAP
  • German Academic Exchange Service - DAAD
  • Global Student Accommodation Group
  • Go Overseas
  • Hamad Bin Khalifa University
  • International Educational Fairs of Turkey
  • IES Abroad - Institute for the International Education of Students
  • Institute for Shipboard Education/Semester At Sea®
  • Institute of International Education
  • International Baccalaureate
  • International Studies Abroad
  • International Student Insurance
  • Intern-Tech
  • Intrax Global Internships
  • ISO - Student Health Insurance
  • Istanbul Aydin University
  • Johnson & Wales University-Rhode Island International Center
  • Keystone Academic Solutions
  • KIC UnivAssist
  • Learn Chile (Chilean Higher Education)
  • LewerMark Student Insurance
  • Linden Educational Services
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Maximo Nivel International
  • Mount St. Mary’s University
  • The National Society of High School Scholars
  • New York Film Academy
  • OCS America, Inc.
  • OH! Study Education Center
  • PGH Global Insurance
  • QS
  • RCM&D
  • Ready, Study, Go! Poland
  • Russian Academic Excellence Project
  • SAI Programs
  • Shorelight Education
  • SIT
  • Southern New Hampshire University
  • Sprintax
  • STA Travel
  • Study in Bavaria
  • Study Colorado
  • Study in Catalonia
  • Study in Holland
  • Study in Hong Kong
  • Study Ideas
  • Study in Scotland
  • Study in Sweden - Swedish Institute
  • Study in the Nordic Countries - Norway, Finland, Denmark and Iceland
  • StudyPortals B.V.
  • Sunapsis® International Office Module By Indiana University
  • Swissuniversities
  • Universal Placement Program
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Nicosia
  • University of Roehampton
  • University of Southern California
  • University Studies Abroad Consortium
  • UPCES/CERGE-EI in Prague
  • World Education Services

Global Partners