For any first-year student, college is an adjustment. But it’s especially true for international students who must adapt to a new culture, all while finding their way around campus and learning to live in a new city.
To help you make the most of your college experience, nine international students reflect on their own experiences at BU and share some suggestions for settling in.
Sangeeta Satish – Gurgaon, India
Alejandro Eguren – Panama City, Panama
Enze Yan – Beijing, China
Kelvin Madzongwe – Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Jessica Allan – Newcastle, England
Abdulraheem Alwafi & Layla Abuljadayel – Jeddah, Saudi Arabia