Education Abroad

Contributing to Comprehensive Internationalization

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Developing and Implementing Programs (from a U.S. Campus)

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Office Administration

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Risk Assessment and Crisis Management

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Student Health and Safety

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Responding to a Worldwide Health Crisis and Travel Restrictions

Recent concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus has myriad implications for the international education community in the United States and abroad. This Town Hall for NAFSA members provided context for the current challenges for international educators and shared updates on the travel
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Changes to Veterans Benefits for Education Abroad

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs recently announced new guidance to the way veteran’s educational benefits can be used for education abroad programs. Members of NAFSA’s Education Abroad Regulatory Practice Committee and a School Certifying Official from the University of Colorado Boulder
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Coronavirus Critical Resources

NAFSA has assembled these resource links to help you navigate issues arising from the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) "is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan
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New Guidance on Post-9/11 Veterans Benefits for Education Abroad

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) announced new guidance for the accepted uses of student veteran benefits for study abroad with an effective implementation date of August 1, 2020. NAFSA members may review the transcript from the Collegial Conversation
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Education Abroad and Best Practices for Site Staff Overseas

This collegial conversation discussed best practices for training your organization’s site staff overseas. Our experts explored isues such as supporting diverse student groups and nurturing healthy group dynamics. Sexual health abroad, budgeting while on study abroad, LGBTQ+ issues, encountering
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Collaborations 101: EA and Financial Aid Offices

Successful interactions with your financial aid partners on campus can ease the stress for your education abroad students. During this one-hour text-based chat, presenters from Financial Aid and Education Abroad offices, as well as a representative from the National Association of Student Financial
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Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS)

NAFSA is one of over 40 associations holding membership in the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS). The goal of CAS is to establish and promote standards that guide and support student services and programs within higher education. CAS aims to foster and enhance
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Management Essentials for Education Abroad Offices

Are you new to a managerial role or ready to take the next step in your education abroad career? Learn essentials, through interactive work with peers, including finance, program evaluation, and staff management in the context of current education abroad best practices. Gain insights from trainers
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