We Are Currently Accepting New Students!!!!! If you have been in the U.S. longer than five years, please click the Domestic Student Application. Students who have been in the US for 5 years or less, please click the International Student Application. SHU International Buddy (iBuddy) program pairs international students from undergraduate, graduate, and ESL programs with domestic students from undergraduate and graduate programs in order to create meaningful cross-cultural friendships on campus. A matched pair will arrange regular individual meetings according to their availability, explore their cultural differences and similarities, and attend various group activities provided by the program.