Policy Resources

NAFSA is the largest association of professionals committed exclusively to advancing international education. We aspire to enlightened international relations, a globally engaged citizenry, and a more peaceful world. The following policy recommendations, are the latest, most relevant trends, data and reports from NAFSA members, as well as other scholars, officials, and partners in the field of international education.

Administration Recommendations

NAFSA encourages the executive branch to implement policies that realize the diplomatic, economic, and national security benefits global students contribute to the United States.

Congressional Recommendations

NAFSA has long advocated for legislative policy changes that would lead to a more globally engaged and welcoming United States.

Trends and Data

NAFSA produces, and also tracks, the latest trends and data for members, our partners, and officials. These resources provide context and perspective to the global environment.

Reports

NAFSA creates reports that provide members, our partners, and officials with professional, timely resources needed to elucidate and address the academic, economic, and security partnership challenges facing international education in the 21st century.