Before You Go
So now you have your visa and are all charged up about your studies in the United States. But wait! Do you know the port of entry? Can you use your credit card in the United States? Can you drive around? Are you aware of the safety issues? There's lots of organizing and planning that you need to do to ensure a smooth transition from your home country to the United States as a student.
Increased air travel all over the world, notwithstanding the high air turbine fuel cost, has ensured that airplanes are full on the busy sectors. In fact, I have sometimes found it difficult to get proper connections to and from India. I have even heard of students being taken off the list even though they had confirmed tickets, because ...