EducationUSA at US Alumni Association in Bosnia and Herzegovina

EducationUSA Advising Center Sarajevo is the oldest advising center in Bosnia and Hercegovina providing comprehensive services to students and U.S. higher education representatives.  As a part of the EducationUSA network with over 400 centers worldwide, it actively promotes U.S. higher education around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive and current information about educational institutions in the United States and guidance to qualified students, scholars, and professionals on how best to access those opportunities. The Sarajevo based center organizes U.S. college fairs every year since 2011.

Services to students include but are not limited to: individual and group sessions, help with selection of schools, preparing successful applications, registering and preparing for admission and English language tests, aid with application essays and personal statements etc.  Students can join Competitive College Clubs and become eligible for application to Opportunity Funds grants.

Services to the U.S. higher education representatives include, but are not limited to: providing assistance in arranging school visits, organization of college fairs, assistance in verification of credentials and accreditation of education institutions in BiH, and providing information about the education system.

Services

One-on-One Advising
Audience: International Students
Advising by Appointments
Audience: International Students
Drop-In Advising
Audience: International Students
Group Presentations/ Sessions
Audience: International Students
Computer/ Internet Access/ Use
Audience: International Students
DVDs/ Videos
Audience: International Students
Library Hours
Audience: International Students
Credential Attestation
Fee: 30
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: International Students
Translation Certification
Fee: 5 to 25
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: International Students
Maintain a College Catalogue Library
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Suggest Lodging Options for U.S. University Representatives
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Make Accommodation Reservations for Visiting U.S. University Representatives
Fee: 30
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
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
Assist in Contacting the Country's Ministry of Education
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist U.S. Representatives in Contacting Local Colleges/ Universities
Fee: 30
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
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
Organize DVCs at Local Educational Institutions
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist with Virtual Student Interviews
Fee: 30
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Foreign Language Interpretation Services
Fee: 50
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Information on Local Government and Foundation Scholarships
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Credential Translation/ Verification Services
Fee: 15 to 25
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Provide Local Transportation
Fee: 1
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Verify the Recognition / Certification/ Accreditation of Local Institutions
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Connect U.S. institutions with Possible Partner Universities
Fee: 30
Currency: Dollar US$ (United States)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals

Events

Financial Aid

Special Programs

Opportunity Funds Program
Description: The Opportunity Funds Program is a U.S. Department of State-funded program which provides small grants to highly talented, economically disadvantaged students who wish to study in the United States. Opportunity Funds cover the up-front application costs, test preparation and test fees. Upon acceptance to a U.S. university with full funding, Opportunity Funds will cover visa fees, the airplane ticket, and settling in funds for the student.

Walk-in Address

EducationUSA at US Alumni Association in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Networks, Skenderpašina 1
71000 Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mailing Address

EducationUSA at US Alumni Association in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Networks, Skenderpašina 1
71000 Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Center Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 12:00-16:00
Tuesday: 9:30-13:30
Wednesday: 12:00-16:00
Thursday: 9:30-13:30
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed

Phone

+387 62 63 43 70

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