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Trends in international student enrollment

Driven down by pandemic challenges, the enrollment of students from overseas dropped sharply, particularly among students from China and India. While there are some signs of a possible rebound this year, the effects of last year's dramatically smaller international student cohort will be felt for at least several years to come.

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  • 5 charts breaking down the decline in international enrollment
  • International enrollment fell 15% last academic year — but signs point to a rebound ahead
  • ACE details how colleges can attract and assist international students amid new pressures