Annual Conference Savings

Join us at the all-digital NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo. Be a part of the largest and most important virtual event for our global community of international educators to be held June 1-4. Learn, collaborate, and discover solutions as we unite in the spirit of “Designing Our Shared Future.” Register now for early-bird savings through May 20!


NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the world's largest and most diverse nonprofit association dedicated to international education and exchange, working to advance policies and practices that ensure a more interconnected, peaceful world today and for generations to come.

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Exhibit at NAFSA 2021

Showcase your brand and your programs at the virtual International Education Expo. Connect, engage, and build partnerships that will shape the future of your institution or organization. Exhibit at the one interactive event that unites our diverse global community of international education professionals. 

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Benefits of Membership

Join the largest association serving international educators worldwide.

NAFSA membership provides you with unmatched access to best-in-class programs, critical updates, and resources to professionalize your practice. Members gain unrivaled opportunities to partner with experienced international education leaders and peers. Become a New Member and discover how one year of membership can make a difference.

Members enjoy substantial savings on NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo registration. Be a part of the Essential Event for Every International Educator!

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NAFSA 2021 Workshops

Choose from 16 special programs designed for both new and experienced practitioners and managers, as well as international education leaders. Register early for these limited-space workshops to be held June 1-3.

NAFSA Adviser's Manual

Adviser's Manual 360

NAFSA Adviser's Manual 360 is the comprehensive source on U.S. immigration policy and procedures impacting educational institutions in the United States, providing information critical to every international student and scholar services office.

International Educator Magazine

International Educator (IE) is the flagship magazine of NAFSA. IE maintains the highest standards of intellectual quality, editorial excellence, and design to service its readers who are working worldwide to advance international education and exchange.

The April issue explores why international collaboration is critical to meeting the most pressing global challenges.

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April 27, 2021 | 12:00 pm

Socially Distant but Engaged: Best Practice in Digital Outreach and Social Media

During the pandemic international programs have had to find new and creative ways to stay engaged with prospective students. Join a cross-NAFSA panel of study abroad practitioners and admissions leaders as they share their experiences with social media and highlight the best and most effective practices. These live, online conversations cover a variety of international education topics. They are free of charge and last one hour. A valid NAFSA member login is required to register for all Collegial Conversations. This collegial conversation will feature a discussion of model practices in social
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April 28, 2021 | 3:00 pm
International Education Town Hall
International educators are planning for a return to student mobility – yet our community recognizes that this return will be a new “normal”. The COVID-19 pandemic will profoundly shape how institutions send students abroad and welcome new cohorts of international students. Institutions must grapple...
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June 1 - 4, 2021 | 9:00 am
The Transformational Event for Every International Educator NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the world’s largest association dedicated to international education and exchange, invites you to the NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo! Be a part of the most diverse and comprehensive global...
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June 2, 2021 | 2:00 pm
International Higher Education Innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean NAFSA welcomes you to join us at the Latin America and Caribbean Forum 2021, a special Signature Program included with registration for the NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo. The 2021 Latin America and Caribbean Forum...
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June 3, 2021 | 10:00 am
Future-Proof International Education: Successful Leadership for the Next Decade NAFSA welcomes you to join us at the Symposium on Leadership 2021, a special signature program included with registration for the NAFSA 2021 Annual Conference & Expo. 2020 posed a generational challenge for all aspects...
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