EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh

The Education Advising Offices at the U.S. Embassy and Consulates are certified EducationUSA advising centers affiliated with the United States Department of State.  We offer comprehensive, objective and timely information about educational opportunities in the United States and guidance to qualified individuals on how to best access those opportunities.  Basic services include college counseling, standardized test information, handouts and education-related publications and pre-departure orientations.

Services

One-on-One Advising
Audience: International Students
Advising by Appointments
Audience: International Students
Group Presentations/ Sessions
Audience: International Students
Maintain a College Catalogue Library
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
Assist in Contacting the Country's Ministry of Education
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Assist U.S. Representatives in Contacting Local Colleges/ Universities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Participate in College Fairs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Host DVCs for U.S. Higher Education
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Host Online Chat / Webinar Sessions
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Information on Local Government and Foundation Scholarships
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
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Offer Local/ National School Counselor Training
Audience: High School Counsellors

Events

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September 21, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Interested in studying LLM degree in the U.S. but not sure where to start. Join our webinar with a representative from University of Georgia School of Law.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
September 28, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Interested in studying in the U.S. or about to start your studies and you are taking your family with you, but not sure what to consider or prepare! Join our webinar with East Carolina State University to learn more and get ready.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
September 30, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Interested in studying a major related to Education! Join our webinar with Northeastern State University to learn about the different education majors for undergraduate and graduate and what you can do with in the future.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
October 7, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Interested in studying Dentistry in the U.S. but not sure where to start, requirements, what you need to prep for and different programs within dentistry, this is a webinar for you to learn more from the our experts at The University of Iowa.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
October 12, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Interested in studying Physical Education but not sure what program or what you can do with it in the future, join our webinar with Southeast Missouri State University to learn more about the topic.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
October 14, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Join one of our advisors at EducationUSA Saudi Arabia to learn more about the 5 STEPS to study in the US and how we can help you. We also going to have a guest speaker to talk about his/her U.S. university experience.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
October 21, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

You are applying to a US university but not sure how to write your personal statement or what elements you should include or avoid, join our webinar about personal statement for both undergraduate and graduate students with a representative from New York Institute of Technology.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
October 28, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Data Science and Bioinformatics is fundamentally an interdisciplinary science, bringing together aspects of computer science and technology, molecular biology, chemistry, and mathematics, and there is an immense and increasing need for experts in this field. Find out more with a representative from University of Nebraska at Omaha.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
November 2, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

Planning to study abroad and need to get your head on the things that you will face as an international student and how you can get the most out of your experience and survive your first year as it's very essential! Join our webinar with University of Missouri to learn more about the topic.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh
November 4, 2020
Location: Online Event
For: International Students

If you are a student who is differently able and would like to study in the U.S., but not sure how life will be there for you or what services are available for your to help you succeed in your studies or what if there is any special requirements for you, join our webinar to learn more with a representative from California State University, San Bernardino.

EducationUSA at US Embassy Riyadh

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Financial Aid

California State University, East Bay
Apply by:
Spring 2019
Central Washington University
Apply by:
September 13

Program Highlights

International Exposition and Conference on Higher Education
Description: April 15-17, 2015 - Riyadh Expo Center
Pre-departure Orientation for King Abdullah Scholarship Program (KASP) Recipients
Description: The Education Advising Office participated in the Ministry of Higher Education’s pre-departure orientation program for KASP recipients. In addition, during the past 9 months we have hosted 11 three hour orientations in Riyadh, Jeddah and Dhahran, with more than 1,100 students attending overall. These presentations are on-going and are done in conjunction with the Department of Homeland Security and the Consular Section.
Education Credential Evaluators Publication. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Its Educational System and Methods of Evaluation
Description: Many US universities have seen a dramatic influx of students from Saudi Arabia. However, resources concerning the Saudi educational system have not kept up with recent changes in the realms of upper secondary education, post-secondary technical and vocational education, higher education for women, the reorganization of colleges under university authority, and accreditation and quality assurance in the tertiary sector, amongst others. This in-depth publication is intended to focus on changes that have occurred in the past decade or so. by Margaret L. Wenger, 2012 http://publications.ece.org

Walk-in Address

U.S. Embassy
Diplomatic Quarter, Across from the United Nations
Riyadh
Saudi Arabia

Mailing Address

U.S. Embassy, Public Affairs Education Advising Office
6300 Riyadh Place Dulles, VA
Riyadh 21089-6300
Saudi Arabia

Virtual Hours

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

Phone

+966-1-488-3800, ext 4505 or 4207

Fax

+966-1-488-3988

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