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Advisor Training Seminars

Information session


If you advise students interested in US study, these training sessions are not to be missed! Advisor training seminars include in-depth information on the US higher education system from experts in the field. Learn how to help your student ace admission exams, find funding for US study, choose a university and successfully complete their applications, as well as your role with references, transcripts and application forms.

Please note Fulbright advisors often give talks on US study and admissions at conferences such as National Career Guidance Shows, UCAS advisors conference, etc.

Advisors of Prospective Undergraduate Students: University in the USA - Both the Basics and Beyond

Why Attend?

This conference has become a must-attend event for any school with students interested in applying to the States! This year we’ve again assembled admissions experts from top American universities who will be offering parallel sessions covering every angle of the process. Whether you are a seasoned expert or the new kid on the block, there will be a range of sessions on specific areas of financial aid, the application process and a glimpse behind admissions office doors. This event is run in partnership with Wellington College and Uni in the USA.

Who should attend? School advisors and career guidance counsellors, as well as Director of Studies, Year 12 Tutors and Heads of 5th and 6th form.  

Date: Friday, 29 September 2017

Location: Kensington Close Hotel, London W8 5SP (closest tube: High Street Kensington)

Cost: TBC

Registration: Registration will open in summer 2017. Register your interest to be notified when registration opens.

Unable to attend? Please consider attending an undergraduate seminar instead. Please note, if you sign up for our e-newsletter you will be informed of upcoming sessions.

Advisors of Prospective Postgraduate Students: USA Grad School Day

If you advise students interested in postgraduate study in the US, we'd strongly recommend attending our USA Grad School Day workshop. 

Our advisors also occasionally speak at advisor conferences such as AGCAS as well and make individual university visits.

Want Fulbright to visit your school or university?

Please note that with a team of three staff charged with reaching several thousand schools and universities, nearly all of our outreach is aimed at:

As much as we would like to do more outreach, due to limited staff capacity, it is unlikely we will be able to do any individual school visits at this time.

For schools within the London area, students and advisors are encouraged to attend an undergraduate seminar in London. For students and advisors unable to attend our London-based events, please refer to the study in the USA section of our website, webinars and enquiry service.

If you would like to inform us of upcoming events that fit the above criteria, please email