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Meet the Global Ambassadores!

Feb. 12, 2018—Vanderbilt is a truly global community. With over 500 international undergraduates representing more than 45 countries, that’s a fact reflected in the student body. Offices like International Student & Scholar Services help international students at Vanderbilt with everything from instructions on navigating the visa process to finding a place in the student community, and cultural programs like...

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New Student Video: Cici Zhang—“An Ambitious Young Woman”

Oct. 14, 2016—Cici Zhang, current senior from Beijing, China, is truly mutli-faceted. An honors student in Peabody’s child development major, Cici minors in quantitative methods and human and organizational development. She’s conducted research in Vanderbilt’s Infant Learning Lab, and at Beijing Normal University, comparing parenting styles in her native China and the U.S., and how those styles...

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International Admitted Students Hangout

Apr. 15, 2016—In our latest Google Hangout for admitted students, we offer a hangout specifically for admitted international students. Current VU students Cici Zhang (Beijing, China), Musbah Shaheen (Homs, Syria), Aditi Thakur (New Delhi, India), and Diana Handal (San Pedro Sula, Honduras) discuss their experiences coming to Vanderbilt from abroad. Have any more questions? Contact a current International...

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Applying as an International Student

Dec. 17, 2015—The college application process can be an intimidating experience, especially if you are considering leaving your home country to study in the United States. Don’t worry, though, because our international admissions team has the tips and advice to help you through the process of applying to Vanderbilt as an international student. Here are the top...

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Frequently Asked Questions (regarding your Vanderbilt application)

Jan. 12, 2015—Here is an easy source for your frequently asked questions regarding your Vanderbilt admissions application for the 2014-2015.

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A Day in The Life of an International Admissions Counselor

Jun. 9, 2014—As an international admissions counselor, David shares his experience recruiting in Japan last fall. Despite being familiar with Tokyo, a new mission of spreading awareness about Vanderbilt's offerings pushes his recruitment skills to new heights.

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International Education Week 2013

Nov. 14, 2013—A collaboration of global proportions on a truly international campus.

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Why VU? A Truly Involved Experience

Apr. 16, 2013—Sophomore Greg Hawley tells us why he came to Vanderbilt all the way from Winnipeg, Canada.

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Representing Your Culture at VU

Feb. 22, 2012—Carolyn highlights some of the many cultural student organizations on campus.

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Is Your Country Represented at Vanderbilt?

Dec. 12, 2011—Admissions Counselor Andrew Moe on why he loves traveling on behalf of Vanderbilt

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“Nepal is …”: International Recruiting in South Asia

Nov. 10, 2011—Admissions counselor John Nesbitt reflects on a memorable recruitment trip to Nepal.

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Vesna Pavlović Featured in 12th Istanbul Biennial

Nov. 3, 2011—Professor Pavlović’s accomplishments provide yet another glimpse into why Vanderbilt consistently ranks highly across the globe and has served as a magnet for international students since the university opened its doors in 1875.

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