Providing Support Services for International Students

Topics: International Students, Special Populations, Student Experience, Student Affairs

This is a preview of restricted content.

  • If you are an EAB member, please log in.
  • If you are logged in and still see this message, the content is outside your membership portfolio, and we invite you to learn more by contacting us.
  • If you are not an EAB member and wish to learn more, please contact us.

Research Questions

  • What services have been recently developed to support a growing population of international students?
  • What services attract and are valued by international students?
  • How do administrators at other institutions determine the needs of international students, and what services do they provide to meet those needs?
  • How do services accommodate both academic and co-curricular needs?


With the growing international student population, administrators are evaluating and implementing new support services to address international students’ needs. This brief outlines how administrators determine the needs of international students; develop and provide services to support international students’ social, cultural, and academic needs; and fund international student services.

Download PDF Download PDF