Many students may wonder about the differences between their first language and English. The following website is a helpful tool for students to investigate what the primary differences are between their first and second language. Enjoy!
Many times we are asked how long it will take students to learn English. While there are many websites that offer answers to this question, I would like to refer you to a website whose author has a solid reputation in ESL.
Judie Haynes, a well known ESL teacher and researcher helps address this question on her website recently.
Safety on campus grounds is extremely important. The Public Safety department at Sacred Heart perform so many different services. See the website for more details. If in doubt, always ask a public safety officer. They are here to help!
At Sacred Heart, there is a dedicated team who will help the International student continue with their studies. Whether it is undergraduate or graduate studies, there is a wide array of options facing the students.
The team at SHU - Cori Nevers, Samantha Pitler and Suzanne Cordatos have many years of experience in this area. They are available for advising by appointment.
International students have to be aware that the time frames for applications to credit bearing academic programs is very long. Sometimes the application deadlines are up to one year in advance of the start of study.
It is important to start planning your future today.