Large turnout for EducationUSA College Fair 2016

U.S. Embassy, Kingston culminates its annual Education USA College fair today (November 3) at the Spanish Court Hotel, in New Kingston. In partnership with the American International School in Kingston and Hillel Academy, 33 U.S. Universities and college representatives are on hand to advise students from across the island on studying in the United States.

The two-day fair is free to the public, and already over 1000 students have come out to learn about the different institutions and opportunities available to Jamaican students. At the fair, students are able to get information on college admission, financial aid guidance, scholarship tips for graduate and undergraduate degrees and more. The US Embassy’sCollege Fair has been a long standing activity, supported by the Embassy’s EducationUSA student advising center.

The event provided a platform for participants to meet and engage with US recruiters in the field of education and provide information participants need to know about studying in the U.S. and finding the right university.