The event is on October 26, 2017

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About the Virtual Fair

The Study in the States Virtual Fair will feature TOP U.S. universities. You will talk to their admissions directors and in some cases with alumni to learn all about their programs, housing options, and locations throughout the United States.

This Virtual Fair works just like an in-person Fair where exhibiting universities have booths that you can visit, get detailed information and even chat live with the universities representatives.

An official U.S. Government event

The Study in the States Virtual Fair is an official U.S. Government Fair. It is an initiative of the U.S. Department of Commerce at the U.S. Embassy in Brasilia, together with FPP EDU Media & EduFindMe. It is a unique opportunity to learn about different options to study in the U.S., Visa requirements, financial assistance available and much more.

What to expect from the fair?

This smart fair is dedicated to helping students like you to discover the numerous educational opportunities available in the United States. By connecting you with representatives from top institutions you can explore all the possibilities and find the right one for you.

All the information you need in one place

  • Meet the admissions directors of TOP Institutions in the U.S.A.

  • Find the programs that best fit your plans.

  • Learn about different types of accommodations available to you.

  • Learn about the costs related to studying in the U.S.A. and how, in some cases, these can be reduced.

  • Learn how to apply for student visas to study in the U.S.A.

  • Get to know more about the advantages of studying and living in the U.S.A.

Every year, nearly a million students come to the U.S.A. to study and live, making the United States the most popular university destination for students from all over the world.

Studying in
the U.S.A. is
easier than
you think!

4 Steps to Study in the U.S.A.:

  • 1

    Research your options

    Research your options to find a college or university that best fits your needs and long-term goals. Start as early as possible (1 to 2 years in advance).

  • 2

    Finance your studies

    Evaluating your finances should be one of the first things you do. With the right amount of planning and research, pursuing a U.S. higher education can be made affordable with high returns on your investment.

  • 3

    Apply to schools (or programs)

    This may take a lot of time and focus as it involves writing essays, collecting recommendations, and routing the results of required standard examinations. Plan to give this process the time it deserves for successful results.

  • 4

    Obtain a student visa

    There are several steps to apply for a visa. Information can be found on the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Consular Affairs website and at the event.

Schools &
Universities from all over the U.S.A.

Programs & Courses

Join the Study in the States Virtual Fair to find the best education opportunities available in the U.S.A.

Previous
English Language
Community College
Undergraduate
Graduate
Short-Term
Next

English Language

The United States is the most popular destination for international students interested in learning English or improving their English skills. Consider a variety of factors and make sure you find the right Intensive English Program (IEP) for you. Read more...

What to consider when choosing this program?

Requirements for the program?

Community College

Community colleges offer two-year programs leading to the Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS) degree. These colleges also have technical and vocational programs with close links to secondary/high schools, community groups, and employers in the local community. Read more...

What to consider when choosing this program?

Requirements for the program?

Undergraduate

The first step to undergraduate study in the United States is researching your options to find a college or university that best fits your needs.
Remember that no official ranking system exists for colleges and universities in the United States. Read more...

What to consider when choosing this program?

Requirements for the program?

Graduate

Remember that no official ranking system exists for colleges and universities in the United States. The best college or university is the one that is best for you and meets your requirements—academic, financial, and personal. Read more...

What to consider when choosing this program?

Requirements for the program?

Short-Term

The United States offers an incredible diversity of short-term study programs lasting 12 months or less. In addition to programs offered by universities and other organizations, the U.S. Department of State’s J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program offers multifaceted opportunities to teach, study, conduct research, demonstrate special skills, or receive on-the-job training. Read more...

Get advice on everything you need to get ready for your experience in the U.S.A.

Housing Options

How to choose the right accommodations for you

Where you live while you're studying in the U.S.A. is an important part of your experience. Most institutions
offer housing choices that may include the options below:

Homestays

A homestay experience will give you the opportunity to live with an American family. Depending on the program, you may have a private bedroom or share with another student.

Student residences

Programs on college campuses often offer student residences. Depending on the program, you'll probably share a bedroom with another student and have meals in a dining hall.

Hotels or apartments

Some programs provide information about local hotels or apartments for students who want to live independently.

6 reasons to study in the U.S.A.

1

Diversity of Destinations

From New York to California, choose the right place for you among the most popular destinations nationwide.

2

High Quality Institutions

Earn a well recognized degree from a U.S.A. institution, choose from hundreds of high-quality institutions ranking among the best in the world.

3

Cultural Experience

Study with students from all over the world and experience a unique campus atmosphere.

4

Long-term Career Prospects

Earn a well-recognized degree worldwide and boost your chances on achieving success on your dream job.

5

Variety of Educational Opportunities

With thousands of colleges and universities, you will have a wide variety of programs to choose from.

6

Contact Network

Be part of a powerful networking and alumni related opportunities to support and boost your career after graduation​.

What students are saying about their experience in the U.S.A.

Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Stevens Point, Wisconsin

"I'm very proud to be studying here at the University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point. The university is great because it offers students a lot of opportunities during the year and the professors are very friendly! It's also a very safe place to live!"

University of Wiscosin

Honduras

Kely Rodriguez
Honduras

San Diego, California

San Diego, California

"I think one of the best parts of being an ALCI student, besides improving English, is sharing knowledge between cultures"

California State University

Brazil

Renan Alves de Oliveira
Brazil

Santa Clara, California

Santa Clara, California

"I had a great experience at Mission. I practice law in Brazil, and my goal was to develop strong English language skills that I could use to advance my career."

Mission College

Brazil

Larissa Cabral Nery Avila
Brazil

Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas

"I attended AEP for one month, as part of a summer internship. I loved so much Austin at that time and I met so many people with different backgrounds that I decided to come back. Now I’m in Austin to do my master’s degree in Civil Engineering."

University of Texas

Argentina

Gabriel Carlosena
Argentina

Spokane, Washington

Spokane, Washington

"I'm very grateful with the program, because not only it helped me to improve my education but also allowed me to meet and connect with people from different cultures."

Gonzaga University

Colombia

Carol García
Colombia

Sacramento, California

Sacramento, California

"I’m making new friends and learning about different cultures. California is diverse and comfortable, I feel safe here. I ride my bike, go to good restaurants, movies, parks. This is a wonderful place, and the campus is beautiful"

California State University

Brazil

Caroline Serrano
Brazil

It's your chance to find your next

Study in the U.S.A. adventure

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Contact us

Before sending us a message, check out the FAQs below:

Before the event
How does the event work?

This Virtual Fair will feature Top U.S. institutions, all accredited. You will talk to the institutions' admissions directors and in some cases with alumni to learn all about their programs, housing options, and locations throughout the United States. This Virtual Fair works just like an in-person fair where exhibiting schools have booths that you can visit, get detailed information and even chat live with the schools representatives. Inside the platform, each school will have their own virtual booth, filled with information about their campuses, courses, programs, prices and much more. As a student you will have the opportunity to look for them according to your preferences, visit their booths, check out their information and the best of all, chat live with them and have all of your questions answered.

I lost the email where I had my login information. How can I get another one?

Your login e-mail will be the one you used to register to the virtual fair but in order to receive another password, you just need to click “forgot my password” and the system will send you a new one by e-mail.

How do I change my password?

If you wish to change your password please access your profile at www.EDUFINDME.com (the event's official organizer) and then choose the following tabs, My Preferences > Account Configuration > Password > Edit. Remember, when you registered to attend this virtual fair, you have automatically created an account on EDUFINDME.com, The largest Social Network for studying abroad in the world.

I can't attend when the virtual fair begins. Can I still attend later?

The fair schedule is free, the login area will be available during the whole fair. You might choose to log in whenever is most convenient for you. We recommend not accessing the platform too late to give you enough time to check all the institutions.

During the event
How can I look for specific programs in my area of interest?

As soon as you have logged into the platform, you will see a Smart Search Engine, that will enable you to look for institutions, according to your own preferences. You will be able to search by name, type of programs, type of courses and/or locations.

After the event
How can I keep in touch with an institution after the event?

By registering for this Virtual Fair, you have automatically created an account at EDUFINDME.com (The Largest Social Network for Studying Abroad in the world). At EDUFINDME.com, you can look, find and connect with all the institutions you met at the Study in the States Virtual fair and hundreds of others schools and universities. Remember, your EDUFINDME.com login information will be the same as your Study in the States Virtual fair one.

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in Brasilia

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