LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Several Arkansas universities have reported a drop in the enrollment of international students.
The downturn could be a concern for universities that rely on tuition...
The number of foreign students coming to U.S. colleges and universities continued to fall last year, according to a new report, but the Trump administration says the drop should be blamed on high...
PHOENIX (AP) — Fewer international students are enrolling at Arizona’s three state universities, and that means the schools are losing revenue from pricey out-of-state tuition.
BOSTON (AP) — A company that placed international students at dozens of private high schools across Massachusetts has unexpectedly closed amid lawsuits and financial problems.
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on campus killing at California State University, Fullerton (all times local):
Police have identified a retired college administrator who...
CHICAGO (AP) — The University of Chicago has received a $25 million donation from an unnamed benefactor to support the financial aid program for international students.
BURLINGTON, Mass. (AP) — A coach bus carrying 20 international students visiting Tufts University caught fire on Route 128 North in Burlington.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — When an international student attending the University of Missouri-Kansas City was killed last year during a robbery at a restaurant, university officials said publicly...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The University of California is raising tuition by hundreds of dollars for out-of-state and international students.
KQED-TV says the UC Board of Regents approved a $762...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Students living in the country illegally no longer would be required to pay international tuition rates to Missouri colleges and universities under a proposal approved...
HARRISON, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in northwest Arkansas say an international college student from Tanzania has drowned in the Buffalo River.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Many Kansas universities are seeing a drop in the number of enrolled international students, which education leaders said hurts campuses' cultural diversity and school...
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Enrollment data at Eastern Illinois University show that the Charleston school has more international students this semester representing more countries.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke University moved quickly Monday to offer apologies, launch an investigation and reassure a core group of graduate scholars after a medical school administrator sent an email warning Chinese students to speak in English.
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Tuition is going up for international students at a military junior college in Roswell.
The Roswell Daily Record reports that the New Mexico Military Institute's Board of Regents approved the 3 percent tuition hike last week. The $367 increase applies to all international students, except those from Canada and Mexico, for the next academic year.
ANDOVER, Kan. (AP) — Andover police say the man killed when his vehicle hit a trash truck was an international student at Butler Community College.
Police said a car driven by 25-year-old Henry Too Cheseto crossed the center line of an Andover street Wednesday and crashed head-on into a Waste Management truck.
Cheseto was partially ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.
YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — The Yankton campus of Mount Marty College (MMC) is seeing a rich diversity of culture.
At the start of the fall semester, the college welcomed 17 new international students from: Brazil, Spain, Argentina, Australia, Canada, Colombia, Mexico, Republic of Georgia, Serbia, Venezuela and the United Kingdom.
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The number of foreign students heading to U.S. colleges and universities fell again last year, the second straight decline after more than a decade of growth, a new report finds.
Enrollment of new international students dropped by about 7 percent in fall 2017, according to an annual report released Tuesday by the State Department and the Institute of International Education, a nonprofit research group based in New York.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming is looking to increase the number of students in its study abroad program, aiming to have 650 annually by 2022.
The Laramie Boomerang reports the university has 508 people studying outside the U.S., increasing from 425 during the last school year.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The University of North Dakota will use a $3 million donation to help transform the original president's home on campus into a center for graduate and international students.
The Grand Forks school says the gift is from Hal and Kathy Gershman. Hal Gershman is an alumnus, successful businessman and former City Council president. Kathy Gershman is a former UND professor and department chairwoman.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Brown University's president says she's deeply concerned about how the U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding President Donald Trump's ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries will impact international students and scholars.
Christina Paxson said Wednesday she worries the ruling will be used to prevent them from going to American universities to contribute to research, discovery and innovation.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Trump Administration's travel restrictions on certain countries directly affects more than 180 international students at Oregon's largest public universities.
University officials are also concerned that it could mean the end of attracting students from Muslim-majority countries, like the ones affected by the travel ban.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Two Minnesota colleges plan to offer scholarships that let international students know they are welcome on U.S. campuses.
HONOLULU (AP) — A woman who recruited international students for study programs in Hawaii has been charged with sexually assaulting a 16-year-old Japanese exchange student, authorities said.
An Oahu grand jury on Thursday indicted 36-year-old Rika Shimizu on five counts of second-degree sexual assault and four counts of fourth-degree sexual assault.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State University trustees have approved partnering with an organization that works with schools on international student recruitment.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The chancellor of the University of Kansas says the university is seeing a decline in international enrollment.
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some universities in Minnesota have seen a slight increase in international students despite a national decline in foreign college students enrolling in U.S. schools.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A study says international student enrollment in Tennessee grew by nearly 10 percent in 2016, but several colleges have reported a decline in the number of new international students.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A new study shows Purdue University ranks among the nation's top 10 universities for the largest number of international students.
CHICAGO (AP) — The number of international students attending Illinois colleges and universities increased last year, but not as much as it has in previous years.
Illinois schools enrolled 52,225 international students for the 2016-2017 year, which is a 3.8 percent increase from the previous academic year, according to the Institute of International Education's annual Open Doors study.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — President Donald Trump's immigration policies and controversial travel bans have sent a chill through Oregon's cash-strapped public universities, which rely more than ever on lucrative tuition from international students.
Since Trump took office, applications from international students have dropped by double-digit percentages at Portland State University alone.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A new advisory committee at the University of Minnesota aims to help international students who are uncertain of their futures after the federal program they were involved in to gain citizenship was suspended.
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Officials with several Maine high schools say they are having a more difficult time than ever finding students from abroad to come to the state's classrooms.
The Bangor Daily News (http://bit.ly/2hpnkpK ) reports administrators say factors making it more difficult include violent political protests, international travel bans and immigration crackdowns.
CHESHIRE, Conn. (AP) — Every family in Thinh Cuong Duong's hometown of Thái Nguyên, Vietnam, has a small field in which to grow rice, sweet potatoes or lettuce. The small farms are largely for sustenance - like the ones grown in Juab Calvin's native Les Cays, Haiti.
These small kitchen gardens - or potages - are nothing like the sprawling farm of Casertano Greenhouses & Farms, in which they've been interning the last six months.
LONDON (AP) — Growing up in a small Italian farming town, Andrea Guerini Rocco dreamed of pursuing a career in economics in a big, bustling city.
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State University's enrollment has increased by 40 more students this year, but the university has fewer first-time undergraduates and first-year international students.
The Jonesboro Sun reports the university enrollment for the fall is up to nearly 14,130 compared to the nearly 14,090 students enrolled in fall 2016.
The number of international students coming to the U.S. for high school is leveling off after years of rapid growth, according to a new study released Wednesday.
Researchers at the nonprofit Institute of International Education in Washington say growth is slowing as students face more education opportunities in their home countries and abroad. But the U.S. remains a top study destination for international students, researchers say.
Art student Usman Anwar planned to spend this summer at home in Pakistan, visiting family and hiking with friends, but as he followed news about President Donald Trump's orders on immigration, he decided it was too risky to leave the U.S.
"I had a feeling that if I would go back ... I won't be able to continue my studies here again," he said.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Some university officials in Iowa say international student enrollment has fallen at the state's three public universities this year due to immigration concerns raised during the presidential election.
HOUSTON (AP) — International applications to public universities in Texas have dropped by at least 10,000 over the past year, and some school officials cite President Donald Trump as a cause.
A review of university data by the Houston Chronicle (http://bit.ly/2tkTQAA ) shows a 12.5 percent decrease in applications from international students last fall. That compares to a 30 percent increase in applications from 2013 to 2016.
EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former house parent at a Pennsylvania Catholic school accused of molesting two international students he supervised has been sentenced to probation.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Penn State University needs to do more to address its "skyrocketing" tuition rates and spiking enrollment of out-of-state and international students, compared to in-state student enrollment, the state's elected fiscal watchdog said in a report Thursday.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on students suing a Connecticut flight school under investigation after two fatal plane crashes in five months (all times local):
A Connecticut flight school under investigation after two fatal plane crashes is denying allegations by international students who say they are being forced to return to their home countries without finishing the training that they paid tens of thousands of dollars for.
Paula Caligiuri, Northeastern University
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin-Madison is receiving more applications from international students as nearly 40 percent of colleges across the country report receiving fewer such applications.
Campus officials told the Wisconsin State Journal (http://bit.ly/2rl4iHe) the university received about 900 more applications to join its fall 2017 freshman class from overseas, an increase of 14 percent from the previous year. Enrollment deposits are also up by 5 percent.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University wants to increase its enrollment of international students.
The Dominion Post (http://bit.ly/2pLsQpy ) reports the university recently released a bid request as it seeks companies to help with an overseas marketing effort. Companies have until May 19 to submit bids.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Central New Mexico Community College has received federal approval to enroll international students on certain visas.
The Albuquerque-based school recently announced that its Global Education office is now accepting international student inquiries for the fall term. The targeted students are on M and F visas.