The EducationUSA advising center at National Public Library in Richmond Hill, St. Vincent and the Grenadines offers professional educational advising services to a number students. Operating at the Standard level, our advising center services students who are interested in engaging in academic exchange between St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the U.S. From studying English as a foreign language, participating in short term exchanges, enrolling into full academic degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels at accredited U.S. higher education institutions, our EducationUSA advising center promotes a wide variety of academic opportunities and supports students, parents, teachers, local governments and higher education institutions in their efforts to achieve their academic mobility goals. The center provides a variety of educational services, including free introductory public information sessions on various topics of U.S. education, webinars, individual consultations on U.S. study, and application support services. It also provides logistical support to accredited U.S. higher education institutions on recruitment in St. Vincent and the Grenadines as well as supports open public events such as presentations and fairs to promote exchange opportunities, working closely with the local educational community.
Our host, National Public Library, is a branch of The Department of Libraries, Archives and Documentation Services. Its mission is to provide users with comprehensive and relevant information for educational, recreational, cultural and informational purposes. The National Public Library provides services to all persons in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Some of the services include the provision of books and other material for home or in-house use, reference services and after school programmes for children.