Study in the States Initiative

Department of Homeland Security launches new interactive website for international students and academic officials.


The Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced the Study in the States Initiative on Friday, September 16, 2011 at a speech at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A key component of this initiative is the launch of, a new, dynamic website that serves as a clearinghouse of information aimed at helping international students and academic officials navigate the international student process.