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I am an International student wanting a partner

I am an American student wanting a partner

First Name:

Last Name:

Preferred English Name:

Gender:Male Female


E-mail Address:

Phone Number:

Academic Classification:

Freshman   Sophomore   Junior   Senior   Graduate   Faculty

Country of Citizenship:

Are you in the ELI (English Language Institute)? Yes No

If yes, what is your level: (Example: Level 4)

NOTE ELI Students: Students in Levels 1,2, and 3 are not eligible for a Global Connect partner.

By clicking submit I am volunteering in the program and I agree to the following:
  • I am currently registered as an Arkansas Tech student, and will be registered during the semester in which I am participating.
  • I am available 1 hour per week for the period of one semester. If my availability changes, I will contact the IMSSO office at
  • I will abide by Arkansas Tech University policies and procedures.
  • I acknowledge that Arkansas Tech University takes no responsibility for the interactions between the partners.
  • I am aware that volunteers are not screened or supervised in any way. (Keep safety in mind when meeting your Conversation Partner.)
  • I am responsible for paying for my own expenses if my partner and I decide to attend an event that costs money (coffee, admission, etc.).
  • I am aware that this service is designed to provide an opportunity for the improvement of English through conversation and making new friends. Academic assistance/tutoring is not considered part of this program, and it is not permitted under the terms of this agreement. Conversation partners should not provide nor request academic assistance/tutoring services.