COVID-19 Restrictions

The COVID-19 pandemic has created significant challenges for international exchange programs due to their heavy dependence on travel and people-to-people interactions.

2021 Interim National Security Strategic Guidance

On March 3, 2021, the Biden Administration released the Interim National Security Strategic Guidance. This interim guidance has been...

Active Campaign: Write to President Biden to ease travel restrictions

Please consider joining our letter writing campaign to President Biden urging his Administration to ease travel restrictions to support international exchange programs.

Resources and News

Resources to engage and inform the exchange community

The Alliance Photo Gallery

View pictures from our annual meetings.

Annual Conference

Gallery of pictures from recent annual conferences.

View pictures from Advocacy Day.

Advocacy Day

Gallery of pictures from recent and past Advocacy Days.

View pictures from J-Day.

Exchange Day

Gallery of pictures from recent and past Exchange Days.

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Raise Your Voice for Exchange

Impact Numbers


U.S. employers put significant value on international experience when hiring

million hours of community service were completed by exchange participants and U.S. hosts

billion dollars were contributed to the U.S. economy by International students

thousand members of the J1 visa program community