Embassies/Consulates and Other Links


Foreign Embassies inside the U.S.

U.S. Embassies and Consulates Worldwide

Citoyenneté et Immigration Canada

Consulate General of China - New York

Consulate General of India - New York

U.S. Government Departments

U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (The Federal govenment agency reponsible for income taxes)

U.S. Social Security Administration

U.S. Department of State

Massachusetts State Agencies:

For certifications and apostilles on transcripts and other documents leaving the U.S.:

For obtaining a marriage license in Massachusetts:

For applying for a U.S. driver's license:

Lo‌cal Government Offices

City of Fall River

City of New Bedford

Town of Dartmouth

Wikipedia Information
 about Dartmouth, Massachusetts

Human Rights Organizations and Legal Organizations

Amnesty International

Human Rights Watch

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

American Immigration Council

National Lawyer's Guild

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

Education Resources

The U.S. Department of Education

Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

National Higher Education Information Center (NCHEMS)

Institute of International Education (IIE)

NAFSA: Association of International Educators

Massachusetts Council for International Education (MaCIE)

Society for International Development

The Center for International Studies (CIS)

American Councils for International education(ACTR/ACCELS)

International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)

Educational/Career Planning and Workforce Development


UMD Off-Campus Housing listing

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Educational Testing

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Educational Testing Service

The College Board


  • Massachusetts and Rhode Island news media 
  • National news media
  • International news media

Cultural Events & Cultural Interests

Welcome to Massachusetts

Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA

Zeiterion Theatre, New Bedford, MA

United Nations of UMass Dartmouth Blo

Chinese Clip Art

Hinduism Today Magazine

Holidays in the U.S.

A History of American Slang (scroll to the end of page for modern information!)


Metric Conversion Tables

UMass Dartmouth Center for Reading and Writing

Resources for ESL, writing, editing

Financial Aid

U.S. Government Federal Trade Commission Scholarship Advisory


International Education Financial Aid

EduPass  The SmartStudent guide to studying and living in the USA

Fastweb (scholarships)


U.S. Bureau of Consular Affairs

ISIC: International Student Travel




Updated 06/30/2016