With a mission of promoting US-China relations through education and exchange for China’s next-generation leaders, education is at the heart of all of USCET’s programs. Our Education and Exchange Programs bring Chinese students and scholars to the US to study. We also directly support tuition and expenses for low-income Chinese students, enabling them to attend university.


Event Recap-Increasing US Student Mobility to China: US-China University Workshop

The number of American students in China has dropped dramatically in recent years and is climbing only slowly post-pandemic.  An issue of importance to educators in both countries, almost 600 people registered for the virtual event, including representatives from more than 150 American and Chinese universities.

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Chinese Student Experiences in America (2022 – Present)

To better understand the experiences of Chinese students in the United States across the decades and provide a platform for dialogue between students past and present.

Event Recap-The Role of Chinese Students in America

Three Decades of Chinese Students in America

Survey of Chinese Student Experiences

Chinese Student Experiences in America Project

Students Finding Common Ground Project

The US-China Education Trust, in cooperation with Tsinghua University and George Washington University, launched a project to bring American and Chinese students together, working on areas where US-China cooperation is urgently needed in an era of competition and tension between the two countries.

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