Tag Archives: packing

What to Expect When Moving into a U.S. Dorm

Students beginning their studies at a U.S. college or university have a lot on their minds. Whether American or international, incoming students arrive on campus with a dose of nervous anxiety, accented by a host of concerns about roommates, dorm …

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What You Forgot to Bring to College

Whether you’re already settled into your new dorm room or you’re still packing for your international flight, there’s a significant chance that you either forgot to pack something or didn’t even think to bring it. There are hundreds of ready-made …

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3 Things Every New College Student Needs to Know

Starting college is a major milestone for any student. It marks the beginning of a thrilling, transformative chapter in life. If you’ll be studying in a new country, let alone an unfamiliar city or state, then you’re probably feeling even …

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Moving to America – Packing advice for International Students

Hurray, you have been accepted into an American college!  You are ready to start a new chapter in your life and study abroad in the US.  Hopefully you have already taken care of your immunizations, and have figured out your accommodations, …

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iStudent Corner: What you wish you had brought to the U.S.

Today we are surveying a few International Students from all over the world, asking them what they miss about their homes, their cultures and what they wish they had brought in their suitcases. When preparing to move to another country, …

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Stuff to Read While You’re Pretending to Study: 6/25/12

For our first blog post this week, we decided to do something a little different. Instead of having a long post authored by us, we wanted to share a few links that can help to inform you.  We tend to …

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