Publication Date

1962

Document Type

Dissertation/Thesis

First Advisor

Weigel, George D.

Degree Name

M.S. (Master of Science)

Department

Department of Education

LCSH

Students Foreign--United States

Abstract

This study is an example of what one university, the University of Chicago, in accomplishing in the field of International Education. It in an attempt to determine three factors: 1) by discussing the functions of the Office of the Adviser to Foreign Visitors of the University of Chicago, the study will attempt to show the need for a specific person to act as an adviser to foreign students; 2) it will attempt to show that if a person is appointed in this advisory capacity, the foreign student will consult him; and 3) it will attempt to determine which personnel services, offered by the Adviser to Foreign Visitors, the foreign students of the University of Chicago find most helpful. Interviews were held with the Adviser to Foreign Visitors of the University of Chicago to obtain information concerning his functions as the Adviser. Four appraisal sheets were prepared to determine which personnel services were most widely used by the foreign students of the University of Chicago. The appraisal sheets were divided Into four sections: 1) men living at the International House, 2) women living at the International House, 3) men living in the surrounding area of the University, and 4) women living in the surrounding area of the University.

Comments

Includes bibliographical references (pages 61-62)

Extent

vi, [75] pages

Language

eng

Publisher

Northern Illinois University

Rights Statement

In Copyright

Rights Statement 2

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Text

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