Amsterdam College Night 2018 : U.S. undergraduate college & university fair in the Netherlands


 

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:

American Musical and Dramatic Academy College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts (AMDA)

American University

Brown University*

California State University – Bakersfield

California State University – Monterey Bay

College of Charleston

University of Colorado Boulder

Cornell University*

Denison University*

Dickinson College

Florida Institute of Technology

University of Florida

Fordham University

Green River College

Harvard University*

Hult International Business School

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana University, Bloomington

Minerva Schools at KGI

New York University

Northeastern University

Northwest Missouri State University

Pace University

University of Pennsylvania*

Purdue University

Saint Michael's College

University of San Francisco

Smith College*

Southwestern University

Stanford University*

Susquehanna University*

University of Vermont*

Wesleyan University

Yale University

*represented by alumni

 

Colleges & universities outside the US:

American University of Paris

American University of Rome

John Cabot University

McGill University*

Saint Louis University – Madrid Campus

Webster University – Leiden Campus

 

Other institutions:

ArborBridge

British Council (IELTS)

ETS Global (TOEFL)

Fulbright Center/EducationUSA

US Consulate General, Amsterdam

 

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