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Welcome to the Resource Center - all designed to provide you with information, advice and general guidance on locating international financial aid! We have devised the section into three main categories, which consist of useful links, articles and news:

Financial Aid Articles

Our articles section has been compiled to provide you with help and advice in locating financial aid. They have all been written by our staff to provide guidance on what to do, and how best to do it!

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Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

LEE | International Students as Non-Resident Aliens
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
President Trump's nationalistic policies such as cuts on H-1B visas for high-skilled non-immigrants, Cornell's elimination of the need-blind financial aid policy for international students, and concerns regarding a rapid increase in international ...

The Daily Pennsylvanian

Why international students at Penn have to think twice about applying for financial aid
The Daily Pennsylvanian
When Engineering junior Dhruv Agarwal applied to Penn, he thought for a long time if he should apply for financial aid. Unlike students from the United States, Canada or Mexico, Agarwal, who was born and raised in India, knew that this decision would ...

The 'Cute' Minority: Increasing Institutional Support for International Students
The Student Life
Many international students voiced concerns regarding the allocation of financial aid. Despite ranking first in the nation for “Great Financial Aid," both low-income domestic and international students of color consistently fear reductions in their ...

India West

Three Indian Students Among Recipients of Unique SelfScore Scholarships
India West
Although international students spend billions of dollars on tuition each year and have gone on to establish some of the most innovative, successful companies, most universities do not offer the same scholarship or financial aid opportunities that ...

The Ithacan

IC sees decrease enrollment of international students
The Ithacan
Many international students' said the lack of diversity in the town of Ithaca and the lack of financial aid are the main reasons for international students not returning. Junior Isabella Grullón Paz, former president of the Ithaca College International ...

The Brown Daily Herald

U. launches undocumented student initiative
The Brown Daily Herald
Members wrote that “the main change BIRC advocated for was changing undocumented/DACAmented students' designation as 'international' students to 'domestic' students when applying for financial aid. We recognized from our own experiences that many ...


The 10 best value U.S. colleges for international students | News for ...
International students continue to flock to the U.S. for higher education. Nearly one million international students attend colleges and universities in the U.S. ...
Texas Tech Among Top 20 Percent of Universities for

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Accreditor Proposes Ban on Paying Recruiters of International ...
Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) (blog)
A regional accreditor is considering a policy change that would bar colleges in its region from paying commissions to agents to recruit international students.
Accreditor's draft policy would prohibit use of incentive-based ...Inside Higher Ed

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SelfScore Announces First-Ever Dedicated Scholarship Program for ...
WebWire (press release)
SelfScore, an analytics-based lender that provides financial services to international students, today announced that it will begin accepting submissions for the ...

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