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 fairs@ivycircle.nl.

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