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7 Things Only International Students Can Relate To

By  Emily Lewis and Sabina Abiera

Not knowing any American slang. (Example: The party was just rolled)


When you meet someone from your country and realize that their doctor’s cousin’s daughter is friends with your dog’s brother.


When you have to convert all your expenses to your own currency to find out if you’re broke yet.


Having an awkward moment of not knowing how to greet new people. Do I hug them or kiss them on the cheek or what?


The amount of food in one order. American food portioning is weird.


When Americans ask you stupid questions about where you’re from? (Example: What state is Singapore in?)

Fear of getting deported!!!!

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