NAFSA All-Region Summit

NAFSA's eleven regions welcome you to join us at the NAFSA All-Region Summit, a special virtual conference held October 4 - 22, 2021. Participants gain access to live and on-demand region-specific content, as well as shared activities and events. This first-ever combined regional event will provide participants with new learning, networking, and engagement opportunities. Register to access live and recorded sessions.


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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Senator Paul Simon Awards

Nominate your institution for a 2022 NAFSA Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization. Recognize outstanding and innovative achievements in program and overall internationalization excellence with this prestigious higher education honor.

Applications are due by October 18, 2021.

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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!

Diverse Adult Learners

NAFSA Academy

Applications are open for the NAFSA Academy for International Education. This structured year-long training program provides field professionals with personalized coaching and extensive learning and networking opportunities to meet your individual needs and to prepare you for future leadership roles.

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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October 25 - November 10 | 1:30 pm

Management Development Program

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 level.
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November 3 - 5, 2021 | 2:00 pm
Develop a solid foundation for implementing assessment and evaluation for your international education programs. Applying best practices of survey design, focus group, and interview protocols, participants will develop an assessment to meet the growing institutional demand for data-informed driven...
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December 2, 2021 | 2:00 pm
Join international educators for a virtual Current Topics Learning Lab, F-1 Student Advising: Advanced! Using a structured process, participants apply their knowledge of federal regulations and collaborate with colleagues on a series of complex case studies built on current issues to connect facts...
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Hampshire College

The position oversees global initiatives, integration into academic programs, operations of the Global Education Office, fellowship and scholarship applications, and supports student academic advising. They are committed to the College's mission as an anti-racist campus and issues related to diversity, access and inclusion of college-aged adults into advising, programming and outreach within education abroad and international student and scholar services.

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NAFSA: Association of International Educators

The Associate Director leads the day-to-day execution planning with staff partners of high-quality, consistent, brand-focused content for, integration with satellite websites and third-party applications, works collaboratively, coordinating efforts to gather information and seek input regarding content needs and priorities, to develop and maintain an editorial calendar that supports strategic marketing initiatives. 

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The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

The Coordinator will join a team of professional Student and Scholar Advisors who provide a broad range of services for international students, scholars and their dependents including immigration advising, adjusting to life at University of Tennessee and supporting student in academic and post-graduation activities. As a Designated School Official and an Alternate Responsible Officer, your work will also include duties at UT and conferences/meetings.

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Virginia Commonwealth University

As a key player, the Director will take the lead in developing strategy, identifying and facilitating international agreements and liaising with academic units and faculty at both VCU and global institutions, be responsible for working with academic and administrative units at VCU on strategic initiatives designed to further internationalize the campus, supervise the Global Partnership Manager and report to the Executive Director of the Global Education Office.  

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