12 - 18 months prior to U.S.study:

Have you thought about what is most important to you?

To help you decide, ask yourself the questions listed within Define Your Priorities>>

How can you learn more?

        Find an EducationUSA Advising Center

        Join an EdUSA Connects Webinar

        Attend a Higher Education Fair

"I consider my U.S. university to be a global village. You meet people from other places and are amazed at how much you have in common. Its also exciting to learn about your differences."


- Student from Barbados

Application and financial aid deadlines affect when you take standardized tests because test results must reach admissions offices no later than these deadlines. Which standardized tests are required?


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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 requirementsacademic, financial, and personal.


12 to 18 months prior to the academic year in which you hope to enroll, begin your research.

        Why do you want to study in the United States?

        Where will you fit in best?

        Which colleges or universities will meet your needs?

        Will you need financial assistance?

        What are the application and financial aid deadlines?

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The first step to studying in the United States is researching your choices to find a college or university that best fits your needs.

"Dont try to match yourself to a university, rather try to pick a university that matches you."


- Undergraduate student from the United Kingdom