Learning more about yourself is perhaps the most important part of your decision to travel to the U.S. Once you know what you want to achieve, then you can identify the right place to study and live and grow in the States. The United States is a very diverse country and there is a lot to see and enjoy while you are there, make connections and see if you can find places that are off the beaten path and learn more about the area that you reside in. Just get involved and do everything that you can. The independence and adventure associated with going to university is going to rub off on you.
Student life in the United States is an incredibly unique experience.
 
Population: 325,719,178
Capital: Washington, D.C
Area: 3,796,742 sq mi 
Currency:  $ US Dollar
Popular Cities: New York, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston
 
Living in the United States
If you are planning to live and learn in the United States, you already possess a well-known American characteristic—a sense of adventure! As an international student, you will experience many new and exciting things.
It is difficult, if not impossible, to discuss exactly what "Living in the U.S." means to everyone. American culture has been enriched by the values and belief systems of virtually every part of the world. From an international student's perspective, that diversity is very valuable. If you choose to live in a completely different environment, you may be challenged with new situations every day; but if you decide to live in a part of the U.S. that resembles your home country in some ways, you may find comfort in those similarities..
 
Academic Excellence
The United States has one of the world’s finest university systems, with outstanding programs in virtually all fields. At the undergraduate level, excellent programs exist in traditional disciplines, as well as in professional fields. At the graduate level, students have the opportunity to work directly with some of the finest minds in their field of study, with the chance to become involved with exclusive research and educational opportunities. recognized throughout the world for their excellence.
 
Quality and Standards
 
Cutting-Edge Technology
Universities in the U.S. pride themselves on being at the forefront of technology, research and techniques, and in making the best possible equipment and resources available to their students. Even if your field does not directly involve science or engineering, you will have opportunities to become skilled in using the latest technology to conduct research, as well as obtain and process information. You will find ways to stay connected with researchers, teachers and experts in your field all over the world.
 
Opportunity for Research, Teaching and Training
International students are some of the most valued teachers and researchers in U.S. universities because they bring new skills and ideas to the classroom and library or laboratory. This practical component of your education will prove useful in your future career, and may give you insights into your field that would not be possible through course study alone.
 
Intakes
The main intakes offered by universities are in June/July and January/February. Some colleges may also have intakes in March and November.
 
Employment 
There are limited work opportunities available in the United States for F-1 students. For this reason, before coming to the United States, F-1 student must prove they have the financial ability (e.g., present bank statements) to pay for tuition and living expenses while studying. If you decide that you want to work, the first step is always to talk with your designated school official.
(F-1 Students: American Student Visa).