American Corner Skopje

The American Corner program is sponsored worldwide by the U.S. Department of State. American Corner Skopje is a partnership between the National and University Library and the U.S. Embassy in Skopje. The purpose of the Corner is to provide free information to the general public about the United States through books, magazines, CD-ROMs, and complimentary access to the Internet. The Corner also hosts a wide variety of events: such as cultural programs and guest lectures from U.S. Embassy Officials, Fulbright Scholars, US Alumni, also Video Showings, Clubs and many other activities.  The American Corner in Skopje is a comprehensive EducationUSA advising center with a very talented adviser serving both international students and the U.S. higher education community.  The center hosts a Competitive College Club for talented students from Skopje.  Macedonia is also the recipient of the EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Program which supports the application costs very talented, economically disadvantaged students. Skopje is also the final stop on the EducationUSA Southeastern Europe Tour which takes place annually each spring.

Services

Student Memberships
Audience: International Students
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
English Language Courses
Audience: International Students
Maintain a College Catalogue Library
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Maintain a Media Library (DVD/ CD/ VHS)
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Organize U.S. Higher Ed Orientation Sessions
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
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
Organize College Fairs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Host DVCs for U.S. Higher Education
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Arrange International Alumni Activities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Information on Local Government and Foundation Scholarships
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Connect U.S. institutions with Possible Partner Universities
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals
Administer/ Assist with U.S. Study Abroad Programs
Audience: U.S. Higher Education Professionals

Events

Financial Aid

Special Programs

Competitive College Club
Description: The Competitive College Club (CCC) is a cohort advising program that guides students through a full range of activities related to U.S. application preparation, including school selection, test preparation, essay writing, English book discussion groups, volunteer and community service projects, and overall preparation for U.S. higher education. In Macedonia, economically disadvantaged students are also able to apply for the Opportunity Funds Program which assists students with the up-front costs of application to the U.S., as well as visa and travel costs once they are accepted to a U.S. higher education institution with full funding.

Walk-in Address

American Corner Skopje National and University Library
Blvd. Goce Delchev 6
1000 Skopje
Macedonia

Mailing Address

American Corner Skopje National and University Library
Blvd. Goce Delchev 6
1000 Skopje
Macedonia

Center Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 10:00-20:00
Tuesday: 10:00-20:00
Wednesday: 10:00-20:00
Thursday: 10:00-20:00
Friday: 10:00-20:00
Saturday: 11:00-16:00

Phone

+ 389 (0)2 3120 020

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