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ACE Resources

ACE has developed various resources for participants in the Internationalization Lab. These resources will assist campus during the Lab process. These resources are also available for anyone on campus who is interested in the internationalization process. 

ACE Internationalization Toolkit

This toolkit contains robust information on how to internationalize areas of higher education institutions, including examples from other colleges and universities that previously participated in the ACE Lab. 

Internationalization in Action

This series of online documents feature institutional strategies and best practices from subject matter experts and other Lab cohorts. Current topics include managing partnerships, strategic planning, and Institutional support structures.


External Resources

Center for Internationalization and Global Engagement (CIGE) Insights

CIGE's database of research reports and analytical papers explore crucial issues surrounding internationalization at colleges and universities. 

IIE Open Doors Report

The IIE Open Doors Report offers numerous data point that describe national trends and rankings pertaining to international students and scholars, participation in study abroad programs and intensive English programs, and the economic impact of internationalization.

EducationUSA Global Guide

Written by in-country Regional Education Advising Coordinators, this guide comprehensively captures enrollment trends, government funding sources, and regionally-specific educational highlights. 

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

This survey collects information at hundreds of thousands of four-year colleges about first year and senior students' participation in programs and activities that institutions provide for their learning and personal development. 

IAU Global Survey on Internationalization

This publication provides a unique analysis of global and regional data on trends and developments in the field of international higher education and related policymaking.

European Association for International Education Barometer

This research focuses on the current state of affairs regarding internationalization of higher education in Europe as viewed by practitioners directly involved in internationalization of their institutions.  

UC San Diego Resources

UC San Diego International Agreements Database

The recently launched database currently showcases formal partnership agreements by country, region and agreement type. Stay tuned for information pertaining to sponsored research projects!

Snapshots from ISPO, IFSO and Study Abroad

These snapshots provide information on on our international populations and data on students who study abroad while at UC San Diego.