ISO is operated by current and former international students, we’ve been in your position, so we know exactly what you’re looking for. We provide free resources on how to find scholarships, academics, health insurance tips, and help with transitioning to the U.S. as an international student.
We have created a series of articles to help students with all the above, including videos about health insurance so our members are prepared for anything that may come their way.
Check out how ISO can be a resource for you:
Scholarships: International students can apply for scholarships too! We understand it can be hard to find them, so we gathered scholarship opportunities just for you.
Academics: Studying abroad in the U.S. as a new student can be exciting but challenging at times. As you still try to familiarize yourself with a new environment, you also have to adjust the coursework at your instruction. Here are some tips to help you during this transition:
Extra-Curriculars: Being involved in on-campus activities can help you explore hobbies and help you meet life-long friends. We help students understand more about the extra-curricular in these articles:
- Benefits of Being Involved in Extra-Curriculars
- International Student Associations
- How to Use Campus Resources
Professional Life: Applying for jobs and networking is integral for a student. Networking can help you land that dream job or work at your dream company. We provide some tips to help:
U.S Health Care System: We have resources to help you navigate the complicated United States Health Care system. Take a look at a few:
- Affordable Care Act Requirements and Exemptions
- What Pfizer’s FDA Approval Means for International Students
- Visiting a Doctor in the US
Transitioning to the U.S.: Get help with transitioning to the US with these resources:
- What to Know Before Returning to Campus for the Fall 2021 Semester
- Tips for Coping with the Culture Shock
- How to Open a U.S. Bank Account & Avoid Scams
Health Insurance Videos: We have videos to help you better understand your plan and its benefits, along with the overall health care system in the United States. Take a look at these videos:
Social Media Quick Info: We post everyday information, tips, and tricks for international students studying in the U.S. They are based on helping students become more comfortable and thrive in their new surroundings. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp, WeChat, and LinkedIn.
Our customer service is unmatched by any other company, and we take pride in that! ISO is rated 4.9/5 on Trustpilot. On top of being able to offer some of the cheapest insurance plans on the market, we offer a weekly growing library of resources that are free of charge and meant to help every international student.