Introducing NAFSA Path™

NAFSA’s signature learning and professional skills development system enables you to continuously assess your competencies, develop personal learning plans, and track your growth and achievement.


NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the world's largest 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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COVID-19 Resources

Explore NAFSA’s resources on the regulatory, legislative, and crisis management issues arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Benefits of Membership

Join the largest association serving international educators worldwide. Achieve success at every stage of your career.

NAFSA membership provides you with unmatched access to best-in-class programs, information, and resources to professionalize your practice. NAFSA members gain unrivaled opportunities to partner with experienced leaders and colleagues within international education. 

NAFSA Publications

2020 Publications

Browse the 2020 publications catalog to find the latest NAFSA books, digital downloads, parent and student guides, and other resources.

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 July issue explores opportunities to reevaluate partnerships, navigate transitions, bolster internationalization on campus, and more. Don't miss the new International Educator podcast!

Cover for the July 2020 issue of International Educator
August 11, 2020

Graduate Student Open Meeting

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. EDT This open meeting is for graduate students and early-career professionals to discuss topics of interest prior to the start of the 2020-2021 Academic Year. Graduate school topics may include how, when, and why to choose a graduate program, tips for success in a program, and strategies for conducting, presenting, and publishing research. Job market topics may include strategies for identifying career pathways (e.g. NAFSA Path™); skill sets, competencies, and self-assessments; navigating and developing networks, and other areas of interest for graduate students and
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August 12, 2020
Government Connection
2:00 p.m. EDT U.S. Department of State Travel Advisories play a critical role in most education abroad offices’ decisions to allow travel around the world. In March 2020 the Department posted a Global Health Advisory, Level 4: Do Not Travel and a majority of U.S. students abruptly returned home from...
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August 19, 2020
2:00 p.m. EDT The curtailing of travel, shuttering of campuses and the resulting economic effects of the 2019 novel Coronavirus (nCoV) pandemic have altered the employment landscape in higher education, and international education in particular. Universities, colleges, and our non-campus partners...
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August 20, 2020
Government Connection
2:00 p.m. EDT CDC Travel Health Notices are one of the key indicators that education abroad offices rely on to make informed decisions about travel abroad. The CDC Warning Level 3, Avoid Nonessential Travel, which has been in place since March along with the Department of State Level 4, Do Not...
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Temple University

This position leads a team of professional staff to assist in the development and implementation of international student admissions policies and practices. 

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University of California, Irvine

The advisor will develop and manage comprehensive programming of educational opportunities for inbound international students and custom programs for outbound UCI students.

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University of California, Irvine

This position is responsible for the development, implementation, and management of a comprehensive study abroad travel preparedness and response strategy. 

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Georgia State University

The specialist will utilize the Sunapsis immigration compliance software to review student requests, run relevant reports, issue documents, and manage their daily work. 

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