One To World for International Students

  • Share Thanksgiving with American families.
  • Stay with cadets at Westpoint Military Academy.
  • Lead workshops on your country and culture in New York City metro area public schools.

As a future global leader, you can interact with Americans in ways you never otherwise would.

One To World's programs create true, lasting respect and understanding across borders. One To World brings future leaders from around the world together to share similarities, appreciate differences, and to build cultural understanding across the globe. One To World's programs create true, lasting respect and understanding across borders.

Fairleigh Dickinson University has been closely affiliated with the New York City-based organization One To World for many years. One To World is a private, New York-based not-for-profit organization that brings Americans and students from around the world face-to-face to share their lives and perspectives in life-changing ways.

Upcoming One To World Programs

FDU and ISS encourage you to participate in these wonderful cultural and educational programs.

Read about upcoming One To World programs this year.

Optional ISS Sponsorship

ISS will cover the program costs for certain One To World programs:

If you are interested in applying with ISS sponsorship please follow the instructions at the bottom of this page. You may only apply to one program with sponsorship — sponsorship spaces are limited for each event. You may also sign up on your own without ISS sponsorship. Be sure to check application deadlines for these programs, whether you are applying for ISS sponsorship or not.

ISS Sponsorship is offered for all One To World Programs except:

Community Visit: Thanksgiving Weekend in Lancaster County Pennsylvania. Please be aware ISS will sponsor Community Visit: Thanksgiving Day in Fairfield and Westchester Counties.

ISS Sponsorship Instructions

  • Create a One to World student account.
  • Email Marisa Silva, Coordinator of Enrichment Programs at msilva@One To World.org.
    • In Subject Line write "FDU Sponsorship" and the title of the program you are interested in
    • In the body of the email provide:
      • the title of the program
      • Your full name (firstname lastname)
      • date of birth
      • country of citizenship
      • academic major
      • email address
      • phone number
      • FDU ID

If approved, you will receive an approval email from Marisa Silva with instructions on how to sign up for the program.

ISS will cover the cost of the program only. Students must cover their own transportation costs.