Professional Resources

From early-career professionals to experienced senior international officers, NAFSA offers the tools and guidance to help international educators build their professional skills, excel in their positions, and distinguish themselves in the field.

Explore NAFSA's wide portfolio of professional learning resources to find the opportunities that best fit your schedule and your style of learning.

Adviser's Manual 360

The NAFSA Adviser's Manual 360 is your essential source for current U.S. laws, policies, and procedures related to international student and scholar immigration and visa issues.

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Browse by Interest

Explore professional information and resources focused on education abroad; international student and scholar services; and the internationalization of higher education.

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Career Center

The NAFSA Career Center helps international educators at all levels build their careers, and connects institutions and organizations with the best professionals in the field.

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Learning & Training

Offered in-person, online, and at NAFSA events, NAFSA professional learning products and services are essential for international educators at all levels.

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Peruse the NAFSA Bookstore to find the professional resources you need, and stay informed with International Educator magazine,, and more.

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Research & Trends

Explore new research and the social, economic, political, and higher education-system trends affecting international higher education today.

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NAFSA IssueNet

All international education professionals are welcome to "Report an Issue" to NAFSA on the emerging obstacles or challenges they are encountering in the field. NAFSA members can "Get Help" on individual cases by connecting with two committees (EA ad ISS) of their peers who liaise with U.S. and foreign government officials.

Biden Administration Higher Education Resources

The Biden administration takes over at an unprecedented moment in U.S. history when rebuilding and restoring U.S. engagement with the world is critical. International education must be a key element of this recovery.

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NAFSA Resources for Operational Resilience

NASFA offers these resources and guidance on crisis management for COVID-19 and other crises for the international education community. NAFSA hopes this information helps you, your programs, and your students during this challenging time.

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