Ting Fan

Name: Ting Fan

Country: China

Why did you choose the IELP?

IELP has an excellent language program and the Access Temple program prepares students for college and to be a successful undergraduate student at Temple University.

What have you learned through the program?

I’ve learned a great deal not only in terms of academic studying but also getting to know American college life. The most important thing is, I made my best college friends and American friends through this program.

What advice would you give another student who is thinking about signing up for the program?

You don't need to worry about anything, just come and enjoy. Meanwhile, study hard, practice your speaking and listening by attending events, make international friends, explore diverse cultures and be impressed by Temple's globalization.

What are you studying at Temple?

I’m majoring in International Business. I’m also taking a minor in Entrepreneurship.

What has been your favorite experience at Temple?

My favorite experience has been attending the Celebration of Globalization event, and the International Student Association's International Ball.

What is your favorite thing to do in Philadelphia?

I love to explore the food and activities around Philly.

What are your plans for the future?

I plan to find an opportunity with an international business to gain work experience and build networks. Then I hope to start a startup and have my own business.

What is your favorite food in Philadelphia?

Cheesesteaks for sure!