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Don't just take it from us...we've got international students from around the globe who have studied in New Jersey to back up our claims!
International students just like you have found a home away from home in New Jersey. They are now excited to share their insights about continuing their education in America. See what these scholars have to say about their experience in New Jersey – you are not alone!
“Rutgers is a truly global community where all feel welcome and where diversity is appreciated. In my three years at Rutgers, I have enjoyed close friendships with people from places like France and Russia and worked on projects with people from China and Romania. I would have never experienced this back home.”
“I love that each campus has a different feel and atmosphere, and I also enjoy that there are countless different clubs and extracurricular activities to satisfy my every want and need.”
“I have had a wonderful time in the open and welcoming community at Rutgers. The number of things to do and opportunities to learn is only limited by the number of hours you can take out of your day!”
"Most people don’t know that NJ offers a diverse, intimate community. In addition, the professors provided me with an excellent education and job guidance. My greatest accomplishment is my academic successes. I will be graduating with honors and was chosen to be the commencement speaker at graduation."
"If you can make it in New Jersey, there is no doubt you can make it anywhere. New Jersey has some of the nation’s best colleges equipped with some of the nation’s most proficient educators. Once you have completed your studies, you will find that New Jersey provides some of the nation’s highest paid jobs."
"At first it was hard getting used to the fact that I was 6,000 miles from home and that I had to fend for myself. Luckily everyone here was very helpful and that helped to take my mind off home."
"I transferred MSU from a college in Iowa in my junior year. I’m very glad to come to study at MSU, NJ because there are various great opportunities that I couldn’t experience in Iowa. I especially like the diversity on campus. Also, there many people who are interested in my country (Japan), so I’m glad to share my culture."
"New Jersey has been a great location for my studies because of its diverse community; the feeling of being home and of being in the USA can be fulfilled in the same place. In addition to it, Jersey people are very sensitive in terms to how to interact with people from other countries so I have always felt welcomed in New Jersey."
"I am so happy to live in NJ since there are many Turkish people living in here and that helps me be in contact with people from my country and feel their support. Also, the people in New Jersey are warm, helpful and friendly."
"The U.S.A offers a lot more opportunities for students than most of other countries do. I am studying at Bergen CC and I would like to transfer to NJIT. My career goals are getting a PHd in Architecture."
"I decided to continue my education in U.S because it’s the only place that provided me with the opportunity to fulfill my dreams, and my goals. Studying in U.S is the right choice to seek my higher education in life. My career goals is to achieve success, and attain my PHD from the top universities in the world."