Partner with NAFSA

NAFSA welcomes you to be an essential part of the NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo. Showcase your programs, products, and institutions at the largest international education exhibition. Or, promote your brand and latest innovations through a conference sponsorship. Engage in-person in Denver, Colorado from May 31 – June 3 or virtually on May 4 – 5. Connect with thousands of I.E. professionals at the global event that unites our diverse community!


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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Group Memberships

NAFSA offers three tiers of Group Membership for colleagues at the same institutional or organizational location in the United States that provides your team of two or more members with special savings. Form a new group or add members to your current group. Savings per member is based upon the size of your group.  

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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.

Join NAFSA for only $199 as a New Member for your first year!

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International Student Value

NAFSA's annual economic analysis finds that international students studying at U.S. colleges and universities contributed $28.4 billion and supported 306,308 jobs to the U.S. economy during the 2020-2021 academic year. Access the International Student Economic Value Tool to view state- and congressional district-level data.

NAFSA Adviser's Manual

Adviser's Manual 360

The Adviser's Manual 360 is an online, searchable knowledge center of current U.S. laws, policies, and procedures related to international student and scholar immigration and visa issues. License this continuously updated essential resource for you and your staff and enjoy access on any device, anytime.  

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.

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February 16 - 18, 2022 | 2:00 pm

F-1 Student Advising for Beginners

A must-have training for the new Designated School Official (DSO) to jump-start their career. The workshop offers new advisers a key foundation for understanding the compliance role of the DSO. Participants will benefit from a solid combination of specific knowledge that can be applied to common scenarios as well as understanding how and where to find the regulations for further reading and research.
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March 17 - 18, 2022 | 2:00 pm
Take your knowledge beyond the essentials and delve into the key components of secondary-level credentials. You can better assist international students when you have a deeper knowledge of their country’s educational credentials. This workshop provides guided practice of analyzing credentials with...
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April 6 - 8, 2022 | 2:00 pm
This essential training, geared for the new Responsible Officer or Alternate Responsible Officer, covers all of the basic regulatory aspects of the J Exchange Visitor Program. New advisers will gain a relevant overview of the current regulatory issues as well as the opportunity to think through how...
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May 6 - 31, 2022 | 1:30 pm
July 13 - 30, 2022 | 1:30 pm
The NAFSA Management Development Program (MDP) is the most trusted and comprehensive management training program for international education (IE) professionals. Since its inception, more than 700 IE managers have gained applicable real-world skills that have helped each take their career to the next...
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May 31 - June 3 | 9:00 am
Join us at the International Education Event of the Year! NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the world’s largest association dedicated to international education and exchange, invites you to the NAFSA 2022 Annual Conference & Expo. Be a part of the most diverse and comprehensive global...
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Boston College

This position plays a critical role in the OISS. Not only are they our primary SEVIS compliance person, but they also serve as the technology administrator, and will have a substantial immigration advising and processing workload. 

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NAFSA: Association of Int'l Educators

This position leads the day-to-day development of high-quality, brand-focused content for Working with cross-departmental teams to create content aligned with the needs and priorities of NAFSA, the specialist will also maintain an editorial calendar for the NAFSA website that supports our strategic digital needs.

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Scripps Research

This position will provide senior level advice and counsel to 30-50 international students enrolled in the Skaggs Graduate Program. Oversees and processes immigration documents for newly admitted students and advises newly admitted students on obtaining a visa, arrival, and settling in the US. Provides other support services, cultural programming and resources for international students as needed.

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The University of Texas at Austin

This position oversees the university’s compliance with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Labor and other regulatory agencies applicable to enrolling international students and inviting/employing international faculty and scholars at the university. The associate director manages the unit’s immigration operations and implements ISSS strategic goals and initiatives.

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