SEAS 360 has been a standout success in addressing a need identified by students, faculty, alumni, and partners in the industry - the input of these stakeholders is a critical component in the development and continued evolution towards refinement.
English language proficiency is vital for the sociocultural adjustment of international students, therefore it should influence the student services offered on campus.
IELTS understands the profound impact tests can have on the success of individuals and organizations that rely on English proficiency scores to make decisions, therefore, the IELTS USA Best Practices Award recognizes outstanding International Enrollment Management models that have provided a seamless educational experience for international students. It considers areas including academic and socioemotional support, mentoring, career development, language support, and cultural enrichment.
The following exemplifies the spirit of this award:
We are eager to celebrate the unique way(s) you are employing a ‘whole-institution’ approach to foster international student success at your institution. Learn more about applying.
Complete the IELTS USA Best Practices Award application which includes a demographics form, an essay between 700 and 1000 words, and a letter of endorsement from the Chief Enrollment Manager or Chief International Officer.
The application will be made available on October 4, 2021.
The selection committee will evaluate proposals based on the following four criteria: