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International (College) Education Resources

Have you ever thought about studying in another country?  You can start, enhance, finish or complete your entire post high school education abroad!  Think about the possibilities....and explore them NOW!  Be prepared as application timelines, admissions requirements, country entry requirements/visas, etc. vary and planning ahead is the key.

Below are some useful resources to help you get started: 

AIRR-NA: www.airr-na.org
-Association of International Regional Representatives

 

Washington Accord: www.ieagreements.org/accords/washington/
-International Engineering (Education) Alliance-

 

Regional Admission Counselors of California: www.regionaladmissions.com 

There are multiple international admission counselors that are members of RACC including Ireland: University College in Dublin; Scotland: University of Glasgow and University of Edinburgh, and France: American University in Paris.  Search the RACC website for the names of local reps.  

 

Federal Aid International Schools
Website:
 studentaid.ed.gov/sa/prepare-for-college/choosing-schools/types/international

 

STUDY ABROAD from a US university or college:
If you plan to start your education at a US college or university and then study abroad for a semester, summer or full year, be sure to check the website of the college where you plan to/hope to enroll and learn about their Study Abroad programs. 

 

UCEAP (UC Program): uc.eap.ucop.edu/
-UC Education Abroad Program (available through all University of CA campuses)

 

Some International Colleges & Universities who have US representatives:

  • Macquarie University - Australia (based in LA) : Lea-Anne Allen leaanne.allen@mq.edu.au
  • University of Edinburgh - Scotland (based in LA): Shannon Hersage 
  • John Cabot University - Rome (based in Seattle): Kevin Tardif - ktardif@jcu.edu
  • American University of Paris - (based in LA): Jen Boucher - jboucher@aup.edu
  • Franklin University Switzerland - Lugano (based in LA): Jessica Silva jsilva@fus.edu
  • University of Glasgow -Scotland (based in Denver): Leann Schmitz leann.schmitz@glasgow.ac.uk
  • Middlesex University  - London, UK (based in Temecula) Samantha Cerovich americas@mdx.ac.uk
  • University of Northern British Columbia - Prince George, BC (based in Sacramento) Angela Garvie angela4unbc@gmail.com
  • Ecole Hôtelière De Lausanne - Switzerland (based in San Francisco) daniel.flores@ehl.ch