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Our history

U.S. News Global Education was founded in September 2016 by U.S. News & World Report and Shorelight.

We combine U.S. News’ authoritative rankings, analysis and editorial content with Shorelight’s expertise in developing exclusive services and programs designed specifically for international students.

Our Mission

Our mission is very simple: enable life-changing experiences for international students and open U.S. and global universities to the world. Our vision is to reinvent the research and selection process for higher education by enabling international students and parents to find the best-fit experience for long-term success.

Our Exclusive Services

International students enrolling at select U.S. News Global Education schools have access to exclusive programs and services as part of the application process and their degree. Our enrollment counselors set up our students for success with:

Application Assistance
Streamlined application process
Assigned counselor
Major/field of study guidance
Pre-Arrival Guidance
Visa interview help
Prep webinars & checklists
Help with required forms
Campus Transition
Airport welcome
Student & parent orientation
Cultural group outings
Academic Support
Classes for your academic level
English-language & ESL help
Tutoring support
Career Growth
Career Accelerator Program
Internship assistance
Job search help


Learn more about U.S. News Global Education through published articles and press releases.
August 21, 2019
U.S. News Global Education Announces Joint Events for International Students with New Oriental Vision Overseas Consulting Co. Ltd.
Innovative sessions will educate Chinese students who are interested in attending university in the United States BOSTON, Mass., U.S.A...
April 30, 2018
U.S. News & World Report Announces the Top Universities for International Students
New list highlights National Universities supporting international students through graduation Washington, D.C. – May 30, 2018 – U...
February 9, 2018
The Semi-finals of the 2nd ICCT senior year group was successfully delivered in China
The Intercultural Communicative Competence Test (ICCT) is an English language based intercultural communicative competence assessment....

Our Partners

IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over 25 years ago, and continues to set the standard for English language testing.
Yidan Prize Foundation
Yidan Prize has a mission to create a better world through education by rewarding education research and education development.
International University Alliance
The IUA is an alliance of universities committed to creating more opportunities for students and inspiring cross-cultural exchange.
Educational Testing Service
Educational Testing Service is the world's largest private nonprofit educational testing and assessment organization.
Global Education Alliance
Navigating through the Asian education market and bringing our overseas partners to students.
Huatong Study Abroad (iae China)
Huatong Study Abroad (iae China) has over 110 overseas offices in more than 10 countries and regions around the world.
New Oriental Vision Overseas Consulting
New Oriental offers exam guidance, study abroad planning, school application, visa services and other study abroad services.
VISTA Education Corp.
Prepare your overseas study through our comprehensive assistance. We will guide you through 300+ top partners around the world.
Enbee Education Center (EEC)
Join EEC’s 7 Step University Admissions Guidance Program. Unbiased advice for admissions in good universities.
Misstudy is headquartered in Miami, FL but we also offer online virtual counseling around the world.
The OH! Study group was first established in 1995 and has quickly grown to be the largest student recruiting center in Taiwan.
Scholarship Facilitation Services (SFS)
SFS a pioneer in the field of education with rich experience in student placement and building a bridge for students to institutions all over the world.
北美留学生网 Overseas Student Service Corp.
OSSC, headquartered in Boston U.S.A, provides one-stop service for test preparation, college application, career guidance, housing, etc.
Shinyway Education
Shinyway Education is leading education, training and career planning advisory organization in China.
EIC Education
Each year we send 60,000 students abroad to study at the world’s best secondary and tertiary institutions.
New England Elite Education Consulting (NEEC)
NEEC's goal is to give Vietnamese students the best opportunity to learn and develop their potential at the top 200 universities in the US.
Washington Education Group
Members of the Washington Education Group are made up of highly qualified professionals from overseas.

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Have questions about U.S. universities, degree programs or the visa process?

Contact Us

Have questions about U.S. universities, degree programs or the visa process?