FACT-CHECKING COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CLAIMS

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BY PETER VAN BUSKIRK “Young man, it is your job to try to disprove everything I say. If you can disprove something, you have discovered a new truth. If you can’t disprove it, you have validated an old truth. Regardless, you have come to a better understanding of the truth.” It has been many years […]

International Students Find Ways to Pay High Tuition

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Marine Hayashi, from Japan, enjoyed life as an international student at American University in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Pete Musto/VOA) When Marine Hayashi first arrived at American University in 2013, she was a little afraid. “I got homesick and I cried almost every day when I was in freshman year. And also, since English is my […]

FINDING FUNDING: HOW TO PAY FOR U.S. STUDIES

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For international students, the cost of higher education in the United States is primarily the student’s responsibility. Although there are U.S. government-sponsored and institutional financial-aid programs, most of those funds are for U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Many colleges have some financial aid available for students from outside the United States, but there is not […]