What: Amsterdam College Night : USA college & university fair in the Netherlands
When: Thursday 3 October 2019 from 19.00-21.00
Where: International School of Amsterdam, Sportlaan 45, 1185 TB Amstelveen
The 8th annual USA college & university fair in the Netherlands is organized by Ivy Circle, 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 USA.
Last year’s fair drew more than 270 students and parents from 48 secondary schools in the Netherlands as far as Groningen and Maastricht, who came to meet admissions representatives & alumni from 40 colleges & universities! See details here, as well as photos.
Open Fair: Lower School Gym, 19.00-21.00
In addition, short information sessions will be held during the fair. Last year’s sessions were:
– Standardised Testing (ACT/SAT): Omer Pelman, ACT/SAT trainer, Cafeteria Annex 2, 19.15-19.30
– Fulbright Center/EducationUSA – Who & What: Theater Foyer, 19.15-19.30
– Tips for Transitioning to University – Staying Healthy & Happy: Dr. Anisha Abraham, Pediatrician & Teen Health Specialist, University of Amsterdam & Georgetown University, Cafeteria Annex 1, 19.30-19.50
– Standardised Testing (ACT/SAT): Erica Sin, ArborBridge, Cafeteria Annex 2, 19.45-20.00
– 2+2 Transfer Program (Associate/Bachelor): Lansing Bryan, Green River College, Theater Foyer, 19.45-20.00
– Standardised Testing (TOEFL): Wouter Schut, ETS Global, Cafeteria Annex 1, 20.00-20.15
– Standardised Testing (IELTS): Alixia Garceau, British Council, Cafeteria Annex 2, 20.15-20.30
– Fulbright Center/EducationUSA – Who & What: Theater Foyer, 20.15-20.30
– Financing Your US Education: Cafeteria Annex 1, 20.30-20.45
LAST YEAR’s PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS / INSTITUTIONS:
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 organised by CIS, CollegeCouncil, EducationUSA, Fulbright Commission, the US Embassy Luxembourg and AMIDEAST in Europe & the Mediterranean. See the 2019 European & Mediterranean college fair series 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