NAFSA: Association of International Educators is partnering with the Asia Society to articulate strategies for helping university and college students develop global competence.
Learn how international education builds global competence and explore strategies for supporting international education in your community:
- Become a Champion for International Education
- Welcoming International Students into Your Community
- Finding Ways to Finance Study Abroad
- Higher Education Support for Study Abroad
- Internationalizing the Curriculum in Higher Education
- Speak Out in Support of International Education
What We Believe
NAFSA is a professional association of individuals advancing international education. We believe that international education advances learning and scholarship, fosters understanding and respect among people of diverse backgrounds and perspectives, is essential for developing globally competent individuals, and builds leadership for the global community. We believe that international education lies at the core of an interconnected world characterized by peace, security, and well-being for all.
NAFSA aspires to an environment in which every student and scholar seeking the benefits of international education finds a path, and every institution of higher education integrates international perspectives into its teaching, research, and service missions. We aspire to enlightened international relations, a globally engaged citizenry, and a more peaceful world.