Meetings of NACAC's Commission on International Student Recruitment

October 2 - 3, 2012

The NACAC Commission met for a second time October 2-3, 2012 in Denver, CO just before NACAC’s National Conference. In addition to the public summary, more information is available via the Chronicle of HigherEducation. The Commission plans to wrap up its work in early 2013

Read public summary.

March 5, 2012

The commission convened for the first time in Washington, D.C. The panel format allowed for an open discussion about recruiting policies in the U.S. and abroad between the commission, federal and foreign agencies and the general public. Topics included:

  • Approaches to recruitment
  • Cultural and admission practice norms
  • Views on international recruitment from the U.S. Departments of State, Commerce, Homeland Security, and Education  

The video playlist below presents the event in its entirety. The individual videos feature a specific speaker from either an international embassy or a federal agency, as well as Q&A sessions held with each group.  

Highlights from the meeting can be found in the official public summary.    

​Click "Playlist" to show additional videos.