2. Culture

Understanding Culture in the US:

  • First of all, know that it’s okay to not understand and feel like you don’t belong
  • In the US, individualism and independence are highly valued
  • These values the polar opposite to what many students are used to
  • Understanding American culture is foundational to your success in the US!

 

Tips for adjusting to American culture

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