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Colleges brace for steep drop in international enrollment this fall


Nearly 90% of colleges expect international enrollment to decrease next semester due to the pandemic.

Tennessee State University campus

HBCUs throw open the doors for international students

Employment authorization forms

International students hoping for work training visas face long delays, denials

A college campus

Visa rules are restricting the future of international students in the US

Man inside van sits next to coffin with Pakistan flag draped over, others standing nearby in close quarters

Her cousin was killed in a school shooting, but this exchange student decided to stay in the US

Niki Rahmati, a student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from Iran, is greeted by immigration attorney Susan Church (R) at Logan Airport in Boston, MA.

The number of international students coming to the US has steadily risen. Will Trump reverse the trend?


Last year, 17,354 international students arrived in the US from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, with dreams of higher education. What will happen this year?