PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & NETWORKING
Whether you already have years of experience in international admissions and recruitment or you are new to the field, you can learn from peers and make new connections at our numerous events throughout the year. We have robust participation of both universities and schools, which maximises opportunity for networking from both sides of the desk.
The CIS Forum on International Admission & Guidance is a global conference of more than 700 higher education admissions professionals and guidance counsellors who gather annually to learn about and discuss crucial industry topics and develop professional connections with colleagues.
Take this opportunity to expand your perspective of student recruitment! The CIS Forum is the global event for international admissions and guidance, giving you the opportunity to interact with CIS Members from all corners of the globe.
Experience the dynamic professional development and networking opportunities standard to all CIS Higher Education Events with a regional focus! CIS continuously collaborates with regional partners in order to provide you with the highest-quality expertise and network. Our regional conferences are characterised by a more intimate atmosphere than the global forum and also include a student recruitment fair.
Our Research Symposia are an opportunity to deepen knowledge about intercultural learning from thought leaders of international education. Researchers from CIS Higher Education Members are invited to submit session proposals or attend.
CIS Higher Education Awards
Each year, awards are presented to CIS Members that embody the CIS mission and that have provided exemplary service in international admission and guidance community. Awards are presented annually at the CIS Forum on International Admissions & Guidance. Learn more about the CIS Awards.
CIS MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY
For a basic overview of our 700+ CIS Member schools, look through the Membership Directory. Contact information and additional details for our schools can be found within the CIS Community Portal.
ADMISSION & GUIDANCE LISTSERV
The CIS Admission and Guidance Listserv is a private forum for CIS members which facilitates dialogue among secondary and post-secondary education professionals within the field of international admission and guidance. The e-mail listserv provides college and university admission officers and school guidance counsellors the opportunity to share resources, gather information on current topics of mutual interest, or seek advice from colleagues regarding various issues related to the admission of international students to post-secondary education worldwide. Listserv users must subscribe in order to participate.