NAFSA is proud to partner with each of the following news-makers in the international education community.

Learn how your organization can join the Global Partnership Program.

Global Advisers

Education USA


EducationUSA is a U.S. Department of State network of over 425 international student advising centers in more than 175 countries.

The network promotes U.S. higher education to students around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to study at accredited postsecondary institutions in the United States. EducationUSA also provides services to the U.S. higher education community to help institutional leaders meet their recruitment and campus internationalization goals. EducationUSA centers are located in U.S. embassies and consulates, Fulbright commissions, bi-national centers, universities, and non-profit organizations.

ELS Educational Services, Inc.


ELS Educational Services, Inc.

Building international pathways and enabling successful international student mobility for more than 50 years

ELS is the largest global provider of student recruitment and ESL training on over fifty university campuses as well as pathways in the US, Australia and Canada.

ELS helps universities map recruitment strategies to achieve the admission goals and standards enhancing campus diversity. Students receive counseling and admissions assistance through ELS's network of 1,600 counseling centers in 85 countries. Each year thousands of students are placed into undergraduate and graduate programs. Over 650 universities worldwide accept student completion of the ELS Certificate of Completion as proof of English proficiency.



ETS is the world’s largest private education measurement institution and leader in assessment. This nonprofit organization builds tests that are reliable, fair and valid predictors of academic success and are built to the highest psychometric standards. ETS annually administers more than 6.2 million English language tests and over 600,000 GRE tests in 180 countries. More than 8,000 colleges and universities worldwide use TOEFL and GRE scores to make admissions decisions about their applicants.

Study in Japan

Study in Japan

STUDY in JAPAN is a unified brand made by JAFSA (Japan Network for International Education), JASSO (Japan Student Services Organization) and SGU (Top Global University Project) to promote the activities of STUDY in JAPAN at NAFSA.

STUDY in JAPAN will be showcasing the study and exchange opportunities, research activities, educational programs, and latest developments at leading Japanese universities and organizations.

Global Advocates

Global Associates

  • a2 International Education Fairs
  • Academic Programs International (API)
  • ACORN of London
  • Baden Württemberg Universities
  • Bannari Amman Institute of Technology
  • Barcelona SAE
  • BAU Global
  • Beijing Simpway Educational Group
  • British Council USA
  • CampusFrance
  • CAPA The Global Education Network
  • CEA Study Abroad
  • CET Academic Programs
  • China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE)
  • CIS - Center for International Studies
  • College Year in Athens
  • Compass Benefits Group
  • CORT
  • Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI)
  • DEIK
  • DIS - Danish Institute for Study Abroad
  • Duolingo English Test
  • EC Higher Education
  • Education in Ireland
  • Education New Zealand
  • Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE)
  • Eduitalia Association
  • EDUAfrica
  • eShipGlobal
  • Eurasia Universities Union
  • Florence University of the Arts
  • Fontbonne University
  • Foundation for International Cooperation of Higher Education in Taiwan (FICHET)
  • Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado
  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  • George Mason University
  • Global Vision International
  • Go Overseas
  • IDP Connect
  • IEFT
  • IES Abroad
  • Institute for Shipboard Education/Semester at Sea®
  • Institute of International Education (IIE)
  • International SOS
  • International Student Insurance (Envisage)
  • International Studies Abroad
  • ISO International Student Organization
  • ISP a Relation Company
  • Istanbul Aydin University
  • Keystone Academic Solutions
  • Korean Association of Foreign Student Administrators (KAFSA)
  • Learn Chile
  • LewerMark Student Insurance
  • Linden Educational Services
  • London Metropolitan University
  • Lorenzo de' Medici
  • Markham International education Center
  • Maryville University
  • Maximo Nivel
  • OCS America
  • OH! Study Education Center
  • PGH Global
  • PTE Academic
  • QS Quacquarelli Symonds
  • RCM&D
  • Ready, Study, Go! Poland
  • Relation Insurance Services, Inc.
  • Russian Academic Excellence Project
  • SAI Programs
  • Saint Louis University
  • School for International Training (SIT)
  • Sprintax
  • STA Travel
  • Study in Bavaria
  • Study in Catalonia
  • Study in Denmark
  • Study in Hong Kong
  • Study in Italy
  • Study in Scotland
  • Student Medicover
  • StudyPortals
  • sunapsis®
  • swissuniversities
  • Times Higher Education
  • The Chopras
  • The City University of New York (CUNY)
  • The New York Film Academy College of Visual & Performing Arts
  • University of Nicosia
  • University of Roehampton
  • University of South Carolina - Columbia
  • University of Westminster
  • Universal Placement Program
  • University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)
  • UPCES/CERGE-EI in Prague
  • World Education Services (WES)