What: Amsterdam College Night : U.S. undergraduate college & university fair in the Netherlands
When: Friday 5 October 2018 from 7-9 PM
Where: International School of Amsterdam, Sportlaan 45, 1185 TB Amstelveen
The 7th annual U.S. undergraduate college & university fair in the Netherlands, an Ivy Circle initiative, is organized together 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 bilingual secondary schools, as well as 650+ regular secondary schools (Dutch VWO & HAVO) in the Netherlands, who want to know more about undergraduate education opportunities in the U.S.
Last year’s fair drew more than 200 students and parents from 58 secondary schools in the Netherlands as far as Groningen and Maastricht, who came to meet admissions representatives & alumni from 25 colleges & universities! See details here, as well as photos.
PROGRAM/SCHEDULE: (will appear in September 2018)
Last year's program included short information sessions on Financing Your US Education, Standardised Testing (TOEFL, ACT/SAT), US Student Visas, Fulbright Center, Teenage Transition to US Campus Environment and 2+2 Transfer (Associate+Bachelor).
PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS / INSTITUTIONS (as of today; new schools are still being added):
US colleges & universities:
*represented by alumni
Colleges & universities outside the US:
FOR STUDENTS/PARENTS/GUIDANCE COUNSELORS:
Admission is free, but please Register on Eventbrite
Download the flyer
FOR ADMISSIONS REPRESENTATIVES AT U.S. COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES:
To enable you to make the most out of your European recruitment travel, the Amsterdam fair has been scheduled together with similar fairs organized by Fulbright/EducationUSA, CIS, College Council, AMIDEAST and StudyUSA in Europe & the Mediterranean. See the European & Mediterranean fair schedule here.
Amsterdam can be conveniently included in your European admissions recruitment travel schedule, or you can arrange for local alumni to represent your school.
If you would like to participate or for more information, please contact John Terwilliger, Ivy Circle Netherlands