Join the NAFSA Academy for International Education

New to International Education? Would you like to meet others in the field from different regions in the U.S., learn more about the field of International Education, and develop a network of colleagues all over the country? Consider the NAFSA Academy!

The NAFSA Academy for International Education is an intensive year-long training program with many networking opportunities. The Academy aids in learning about all areas of international education and prepares you for leadership, both within NAFSA and your own institutions.

If the Academy sounds like something you’d enjoy being involved in, then you are in luck! The application for Academy Class 14 will open on Monday, September 26, 2016.

Going to the NAFSA Region XII conference in Palm Springs? There will be many NAFSA Academy members there, from both current and past Academy classes. There will also be a session on the program, Enhance Your International Education Expertise Through the NAFSA Academy.

If you would like to consider joining the next Academy class, you can read more about the Academy on the NAFSA website at and look for Academy events and members at the upcoming conference. You can also email Tracey Ward, the Region XII Membership and Academy Coordinator at if you have any questions.