Student Life on a Small Campus

When people think about universities in the United States, everybody has the same idea, which comes from movies and TV shows. We imagine many different parties, sororities, fraternities, enormous classrooms, and so on, and everything seem so unreal and magical. Read More …

A typical day as an international college student

international college student

In order to explain a day as an international college student at Troy, I think it is important for you to understand that there is no typical day or typical routine. My days are very different and I always meet Read More …

What Happens at Orientation?

“You’ll find out everything at orientation!” How many times have you heard this as you prepare for your first year as a Go Campus student? All colleges and universities in North America hold an orientation for the new incoming students. Read More …

Outside the Classroom

Extracurricular Activities

Higher education in North America takes place as much in the classroom as outside of it. Taking part in extracurricular activities is a resourceful way for international students to get involved in the American culture, meet new friends and discover Read More …

Living with a Roommate

A new roommate can become a lifelong friend!

One of the quintessential American college experiences is to live with a roommate. This will certainly be a new practice for most international students! Go Campus is proud to guarantee housing on campus for all undergraduate students to give them the Read More …

“You Are Welcome Here”

Photo shared by Go Campus student Olivia from France. Each year, more and more American colleges and universities welcome international students on their campuses. All Go Campus partner institutions eagerly welcome students from around the world, and they have excellent Read More …

Which Type of Institution is Right for Me?

Student Cycling on Campus

What we all love about the North American higher educational system are all the different options students have access to. So many paths to choose from! Although this is very exciting, it can be a bit confusing to an international Read More …

Moving Out for the Summer

The struggle of packing and moving

Photo credit: Huffington Post Although you probably arrived on campus tired and jet-lagged, moving into your student housing at the beginning of the year was filled with excitement! It’s now time to move out for the summer, the excitement is gone Read More …

Adapting to American Food Culture on Campus

Dinning with friends at the campus cafeteria

Leaving mama’s cooking behind is a hard step to take for any student heading off to college or university. Combine that with the horror stories of greasy, salty, sugar-filled food in the USA, and you’re probably wondering how you will Read More …