EducationUSA Advising Center - Kigali

The EducationUSA Advising Center at the U.S Embassy serves students and prospective students wishing to study in the U.S from across Rwanda by providing them with accurate, comprehensive, and current information about the higher education system in the United States. This entails advising and providing information on appropriate colleges and universities and on scholarships and fees and other financial resources needed for studying in the United States. The center also provides information about tests and testing procedures, accreditation, distance learning, and visa requirements.

Services

Advising by Appointments
Audience: International Students
Group Presentations/ Sessions
Audience: International Students
Test Preparation Materials
Audience: International Students
Computer/ Internet Access/ Use
Audience: International Students
Student Memberships
Audience: International Students
Library Hours
Audience: International Students
Suggest Lodging Options for U.S. University Representatives
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Organize U.S. Higher Ed Orientation Sessions
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Recommend Visits/ Meetings for U.S. Institutions
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist in Contacting Local High School Counselors
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Participate in College Fairs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Organize College Fairs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Arrange International Alumni Activities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist with Virtual Student Interviews
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals

Events

Financial Aid

Vanderbilt University, Owen Graduate School of Management
Apply by:
March 11, 2019

Special Programs

EducationUSA Scholars Program (ESP)
Description: EducationUSA Scholars Program (ESP) is a college prep program for recent high school graduates. ESP students meet at the EducationUSA Advising Center three times a week. Typically, ESP college prep classes focus on standardized testing, college search, and writing college application essays.
Deadline: December 10th
Eligibility Requirements: Successful Applicants must have: - Scored 75% or B+ throughout the last three years of secondary school (Senior 4, Senior 5, and Senior 6). -Strong English Language Skills in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. -Demonstrated leadership qualities and a record of public service.

Walk-in Address

United States Embassy in Rwanda
2657 Avenue de la Gendarmerie P.O.BOX 28
Kigali
Rwanda

Mailing Address

US Embassy Kigali / Public Affairs Section
2210 Kigali Place
Dulles, VA 2210
United States

Center Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 9:00-17:00
Tuesday: 9:00-17:00
Wednesday: 9:00-17:00
Thursday: 9:00-17:00
Friday: 9:00-12:00
Saturday: Closed

Virtual Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 14:00-15:00
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed

Phone

+250 252 596628

Fax

+250 252 596 591

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