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Why Chicago, Illinois is a Top US Destination

If you want to eliminate boredom from your vocabulary this summer and enjoy lakeside beaches; constantly exceptional music, food/drink, and arts festivals; an engaging city life with massive skyscrapers and interesting architecture; and basically any interesting or fun activity you could imagine, then Chicago, Illinois is your destination. Each week, there is so much to… Read More

Why do our members love StudentUniverse?

We asked students to share why they use our site. They told us they love us because… of “the endless opportunities it presents.” “They opened my door to the world.” “It lets students go places they have never been before.” “It’s how I got from America to England to study abroad!” “It allows me to… Read More

5 Things to Do in and around Cancun in the Summer

Summer is officially here, and the heat outside can prove it! At least that’s the case in Texas, where the days are as hot as ever. Now that you are out of school, how about you take a trip to the beach? One of the best places I’ve ever been to is the one and… Read More

Riding Trains on Bike Trips to Ladakh, India

Hoping to take a bike trip through India? There are many reasons why you may wish to take a train while on bike trips to Ladakh, a remote and picturesque region in the north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir near Tibet and the Himalayas. Perhaps you want to arrive in the region quickly and… Read More

Studying overseas in Australia

More and more students are looking for an opportunity to study overseas and Australia is quickly becoming a leading destination for international students. Recent studies put Australia third in line as a preferred English language destination, behind only the U.S.A. and the U.K. It is the number one choice for international students coming from India,… Read More

Celebrate. Then Hire an Angel.

It’s that time of year again. Flowers are blooming, there are more graduation parties than anyone can possibly attend, and there is a palpable air of celebration out there. It is a poignant moment for many young people, representing the well-deserved completion of a cycle. High school is trying at best, and anyone who makes… Read More

Top 5 Summer Activities

From hiking mountains, to scuba diving, to sitting outside tanning, individuals all have their own personal activities that remind them of summer, and all that they define it with. With the added stress of a job and just not being a kid any more, it is that much more essential to have something to look… Read More

Study Abroad Without Breaking the Bank

  STUDY ABROAD WITHOUT BREAKING THE BANK Spending a semester (or longer) studying outside the country is an enriching, life-changing experience. It’s also really expensive. How can you make the trip without destroying your financial future? WHO STUDIES ABROAD AND WHERE DO THEY GO? 283,332 U.S. students who studied abroad for academic credit during the… Read More