U.S. Education Fair 2012

November 5, 2012
13:00 - 18:00

Mayakovsakaya Library
Nab. reki Fontanki, 44-46
St. Petersburg, Russia

 

Participating Colleges and Universities

California State University, Fullerton
Columbia University School of Continuing Education
Drexel University
Florida Institute of Technology
Foothill and De Anza Colleges
Green River Community College
Hawai'i Pacific University
John Cabot University
Northern Michigan University
Northern Virginia Community College
Pace University
Portland Community College
Purdue University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Savannah College of Art and Design
Stephen F. Austin State University
University of Buffalo, The State University of New York
University of California, Irvine
University of Northern Iowa
University of Wisconsin, Superior
West Virginia University

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Tips for attending the U.S. Education Fair

U.S. Government Exchange Programs for Russians

Local Funding Opportunities for Students from Russia

 


 

EducationUSA is a global network of more than 400 advising centers supported by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. EducationUSA advising centers actively promote 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 individuals on how best to access those opportunities. Millions of prospective students learn about U.S. study opportunities through EducationUSA centers each year. Centers are staffed by professional advisers who adhere to ethical standards established by the U.S. Department of State, and many of whom have first-hand experience studying in the United States themselves, and/or have received State Department-approved training about U.S. higher education and the advising process. www.educationusa.info/RussianFederation

Public Affairs of the U.S. Embassy in Russia
works to foster mutual understanding between the United States and Russia through international educational and training exchange programs. These programs in turn promote personal, professional, and institutional ties between private citizens and organizations in the United States and abroad. In addition to bringing U.S. scholars and researchers to Russia, the U.S. Department of State sends Russian students, educators and professional to the United States every year on a variety of programs. stpetersburg.usconsulate.gov/education-culture.html

Operating in over 60 countries, American Councils for International Education is a leading not-for-profit organization focused on academic exchange, professional training, distance learning, research, curriculum and test development, and evaluation. Its mission is to help build a world of globally competent citizens, successful institutions, and responsible nations. American Councils has been working in Russia since 1974 and worked closely with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs on language learning, cultural exchange programs, and alumni development. In 2011, over 500 Americans came to Russia on American Councils administered programs while over 1,000 Russians traveled to the U.S. www.americancouncils.org