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.

 Study in Japan logo

STUDY in JAPAN is a unified brand made by JAFSA (Japan Network for International Education), JASSO (Japan Student Services Organization) and SGU (Top Global University Project) to promote the activities of STUDY in JAPAN at NAFSA.

STUDY in JAPAN will be showcasing the study and exchange opportunities, research activities, educational programs, and latest developments at leading Japanese universities and organizations.

Global Advocates

American Institute For Foreign Study
Australian Universities International Directors’ Forum (AUIDF)
Barton Carlyle
BMI Media
Cambridge Assessment English
CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange
Education Promotion Society for India (EPSI)
FPP Edu Media
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
  • Ameson Educational and Cultural Exchange Foundation
  • Ascension Benefits & Insurance Solutions
  • Bahçeşehir University
  • Baden Württemberg Universities
  • Barcelona SAE
  • British Council USA
  • Campus Abroad Programs
  • CampusFrance
  • CAPA The Global Education Network
  • Careers360
  • CEA Global Education
  • CET Academic Programs
  • China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE)
  • CIS - Center for International Studies
  • College Year in Athens
  • CollegeWeekLive
  • Compass Benefits Group
  • CORT
  • Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI)
  • DIS - Danish Institute for Study Abroad
  • EC Higher Education
  • Education in Ireland
  • Education New Zealand
  • Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE)
  • Eduitalia Association
  • Edutours Africa
  • Foundation for International Cooperation of Higher Education in Taiwan (FICHET)
  • Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado
  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  • Global Benefits Group
  • Global Vision International
  • Go Overseas
  • Hamad bin Khalifa University
  • Hotcourses Group
  • IDP Education
  • IEFT
  • IES Abroad
  • Institute for Shipboard Education/Semester at Sea®
  • Institute of International Education (IIE)
  • International SOS
  • International Student Insurance (Envisage)
  • International Student Protection
  • International Studies Abroad
  • ISO - International Student Organization
  • Istanbul Aydin University
  • Jefferson
  • J1SIMCards
  • Keystone Academic Solutions
  • Korean Association of Foreign Student Administrators (KAFSA)
  • Learn Chile
  • Lehigh University
  • LewerMark Student Insurance
  • Linden Educational Services
  • Lorenzo de' Medici
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Markham International education Center
  • Maximo Nivel
  • Mount Saint Mary’s University
  • Morneau Shepell
  • National Society of High School Scholars
  • OCS America
  • OH! Study Education Center
  • PGH Global
  • Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange
  • PTE Academic
  • QS Quacquarelli Symonds
  • RCM&D
  • Russian Academic Excellence Project
  • Rutgers University - Camden
  • SAI Programs
  • Shorelight Education
  • School for International Training (SIT)
  • Sprintax
  • STA Travel
  • Study in Bavaria
  • Study in Catalonia
  • Study in Hong Kong
  • Study in Scotland
  • Study in the Nordic Countries
  • StudyPortals
  • sunapsis®
  • swissuniversities
  • TES Global
  • The California State University
  • The Chopras
  • The City University of New York (CUNY)
  • The New York Film Academy College of Visual & Performing Arts
  • University of Nicosia
  • University of Roehampton
  • University of Westminster
  • University of Southern California
  • Universal Placement Program
  • University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)
  • UPCES/CERGE-EI in Prague
  • World Education Services (WES)

Global Partners