This wise and witty guide, specially created by three college guidance professionals, will answer all your questions about studying and living in America. You'll learn how to apply to an American college, how to arrange for transportation and housing, how to plan a course of study, and how to fit in socially with your American classmates. And you'll also get real-life advice from other international students who have experienced U.S. campus life firsthand. A must for every U.S.-bound international student, this ideal guide also includes: how to obtain a U.S. student visa, how to choose a U.S. college, how U.S. colleges make admissions decisions, how to handle applications and interviews, plus: Countdown to College - a month-by-month checklist for international students.For reasons that puzzle admission officials, some international students believe that an essay or personal statement must be ... Offers information about the writer that the rest of her application may not. We learn, for example, that she is not only an art student and an exceptional basketball player (her list of extracurricular activities probably already told us that), but we also ... The information may be shared among admission staff and college administrators but is otherwise confidential.
|Title||:||The International Student's Guide to Going to College in America|
|Publisher||:||Arco Pub - 1996|