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U.S. Culture & Adjustment

Hundreds of international students, scholars, employees and their families from around the world arrive at the various UR campuses each year to pursue their academic and professional goals.  The ISO aims to help in this transition, so that you can be successful and enjoy your time in Rochester.  We hope that this information will help to guide you in your transition to the U.S., to Rochester, and to the University.


Cultural Adjustment

Adjustment Strategies and Resources

English Language Support

U.S. Social Customs

Common American Values

See also:Academics in the U.S.