A World Awaits You - International Students with Disabilities Issue

International student, who is blind, stands wearing his graduation cap and gown, with his guide dog next to him.
A journal on people with disabilities traveling with a purpose

Welcome to the online A World Awaits You (AWAY) journal, International Students edition, promoting the #Access2USA campaign! The goal of #Access2USA is to increase participation of international students with disabilities studying in the United States, and this AWAY issue introduces you to international students with all types of disabilities who have successfully studied in the United States and want to share the impact of their programs and tips to encourage more students to apply. 

To get started, click on the stories in our Table of Contents, or download the fully designed, accessible PDF Document to read or share. A text-only accessible Word Document can also be downloaded. If you are having an event where you would like to distribute copies, email us with how many you would like sent.

Copyright © 2016 Mobility International USA, All rights reserved. This publication may be printed for educational purposes only.

Information provided throughout this publication has been compiled by the National Clearinghouse on Disability (NCDE), which is sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State and administered by Mobility International USA, to provide free information and referral services that increase the participation and inclusion of people with disabilities in international exchange programs.

Author: Monica Malhotra

Editor: Michele Scheib