Benelux Virtual College Fair 2020 : USA college & university fair for the Netherlands, Belgium & Luxembourg


What: Benelux Virtual College Fair : USA college & university fair for the Netherlands, Belgium & Luxembourg

When: Tuesday, 27 October 2020 from 17.30-21.00

Where: VIRTUAL (“ONLINE”) FAIR

The annual USA college & university fair in the Netherlands, traditionally organized by Ivy Circle, Fulbright Commission/EducationUSA, the U.S. Consulate General in Amsterdam, and (host) the International School of Amsterdam in Amstelveen, will not take place this year but will be become part of EducationUSA’s first virtual (online) fair for the Benelux, in collaboration with partner fairs in Brussels & Luxembourg.

The online Benelux fair is available to 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.

The 2019 local fair in The Netherlands (Amsterdam/Amstelveen) drew 200 students and parents from 31 secondary schools in the Netherlands as far as Emmen and Eindhoven, who came to meet admissions representatives & alumni from 35 colleges & universities! See details here, as well as photos.

PROGRAM/SCHEDULE:

Benelux Virtual College Fair: 17.30-21.00

Full details, including participating colleges/universities, information sessions as well as how to register for the fair, are available on the EducationUSA Benelux website.

FOR STUDENTS/PARENTS/GUIDANCE COUNSELORS:

Admission is free. To register please go to the EducationUSA Benelux website.

FOR ADMISSIONS REPRESENTATIVES AT U.S. & CANADIAN COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES:   

To enable you to make the most out of your European recruitment despite current travel restrictions, the Amsterdam fair has become part of EducationUSA’s first ever virtual (online) college fair for the Benelux, in collaboration with partner fairs in Brussels & Luxembourg.

If you would like to participate or for more information, please contact Manon Kolsteren, Fulbright/EducationUSA