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Arrival App

This downloadable app helps refugees acclimate to life in Germany. From arrival, to getting appropriate paperwork, to vocational training and finding a job. This website is also easily available in Arabic, Farsi, German, French, and English.

U.S. Colleges and Universities E-Guide

With over 4,000 colleges and universities in the U.S., we understand that it can feel overwhelming to find the right one. For those of you starting your search, we have provided some guidelines that could help you research schools in an organized manner.

College Essays: Do's and Don'ts E-Guide

Writing essays will be a major part of your academic experience in the U.S. This e-guide provides detailed information on how to write a great college essay, which can be difficult for some international students.

The U.S. College Application Process E-Guide

This e-guide is designed to be a resource for international students applying to undergraduate and graduate programs in the U.S. It provides an overview of everything you need to know to successfully complete the application process.

Networking to Success: Helping Immigrants Understand the Key Role Networking Plays in Job Searching

WES Global Talent Bridge, in partnership with Idealist, invites foreign-trained immigrants to join the second in our series of webinars detailing how to unleash the power of your personal network. Our recent survey of college-educated immigrant professionals identified a remarkable connection between the size of an immigrant’s social network and their likelihood of professional success. As a skilled professional looking to work in the U.S. or Canada, networking should be a key part of your job search activities.

Career Success and Communications Skills in Canada

Effective communication is a skill involving several different abilities that all play a part in successful communication. Even if we work at a place where our first language is spoken, achieving workplace communication competency may still be difficult. In this webinar, we look at several different perspectives on successful workplace communication, including communication competencies as defined by regulators and employers. We focused on the Canadian workplace, but explored other perspectives as well throughout the webinar to better understand successful communication.

Applying to Graduate Schools in the U.S.

Are you planning on applying to a master's or doctoral degree program this year? This webinar will introduce international students to the graduate admissions process and opportunities available at U.S. colleges and universities. Register for this in-depth review of the application process for prospective international students pursuing a master's or doctoral degree.

Applying to Science and Engineering Programs in the U.S.

Are you thinking about applying to science and engineering programs in in the U.S.? Are you confused about the process and requirements? WES Advisor can help you! Admissions experts will talk about the admissions process for science and technology programs in the U.S., from selecting the right school to the application process. This webinar is intended for prospective graduate international students.