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U.S. Undergraduate Fair in Amsterdam 2017


    What: 6th annual U.S. Undergraduate College/University Fair in the Netherlands

    When: Thursday, 28 September 2017 from 7-9 PM.

    Where: International School of Amsterdam, Sportlaan 45, 1185 TB Amstelveen


    The fair, an Ivy Circle Netherlands initiative, is organized in conjunction with Fulbright Center/EducationUSA, the U.S. Consulate General in Amsterdam, and (host) the International School of Amsterdam in Amstelveen.

    The fair is targeted at students (and their parents) from 125+ International (Baccalaureate) and bi-lingual secondary schools, as well as 650+ regular secondary schools (Dutch HAVO/VWO) in the Netherlands, who want to know more about undergraduate education opportunities in the U.S.

    Last year’s fair drew more than 300 students and parents from 35 secondary schools as far as Groningen and Maastricht, who came to meet admissions representatives & alumni from 35 U.S. colleges & universities!


    Here is the program for Thursday, 28 September 2017:

    19.00-21.00  Undergraduate College/University Fair (location: Lower School Gym)

    In addition, the following information sessions can be attended during the fair:

    19.15-19.45  Teenage Transition to US Campus Life (Dr. Anisha Abraham, Pediatrician Adolescent Medicine)

    19.30-19.45  Fulbright Center – Who & What

    19.45-20.00  Standardized Testing (TOEFL)

    20.00-20.15  2+2 Transfer Program (Associate+Bachelor)

    20.15-20.30  U.S. Student Visas

    20.15-20.30  Standardized Testing (ACT/SAT)

    20.30-20.45  Financing Your Education for International Students



    Attendance is free, though we ask you to [register online] for planning and follow-up purposes.

    See [questions to ask] during college visits and fairs for prospective students.

    Download the U.S. Undergraduate Fair 2017 in Amsterdam [flyer]



    Download the U.S. Undergraduate Fair 2017 in Amsterdam [factsheet]

    To participate or for more information, please contact John Terwilliger at

    Information about other US college/university fairs in Europe this fall:

    EducationUSA fairs

    Brussels College Night

    Luxembourg College Night

    Council of International Schools fairs



    US Colleges/Universities:

    Colgate University*

    Cornell University*

    Drew University

    Emerson College

    Green River College

    Harvard University*

    Hult International Business School

    Indiana University of Pennsylvania

    LIM College

    Loyola University Chicago

    Minerva Schools at KGI

    Monmouth College

    Northeastern University

    Northwestern College*

    Pace University

    Smith College*

    Stanford University*

    Tufts University*

    University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Wesleyan University*

    Yale University*

    *represented by alumni


    US Colleges/Universities outside the US:

    American University of Paris

    John Cabot University

    New York University Abu Dhabi

    Webster University


    Other Organizations:

    ETS Global (TOEFL)

    Fulbright Center/EducationUSA

    Ivy Circle Netherlands

    US Consulate General Amsterdam