The U.S. Embassy in Hanoi Announces Program for U.S. Study

Media Release

HANOI, December 14, 2016 The U.S. Embassy in Hanoi is pleased to announce the worldwide launch of the U.S. Department of State’s EducationUSA Academy at fifteen U.S. host campuses across the United States in summer 2017. The EducationUSA Academy is a three-to-four-week academic program that provides self-funded, non-native English speaking students who range in age from 15 to 17 and reside outside of the United States with the knowledge, skills, and experience necessary to submit strong admissions applications to U.S. colleges and universities.

The Academy will provide intensive English language courses, college preparatory content, tours of diverse U.S. college and university campuses, and cross-cultural activities to participants at the following U.S. university campuses: Diablo Valley College (CA), Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (FL), Johns Hopkins University (MD), Lewis and Clark College (OR), Montana State University (MT), Northwestern University (IL), Syracuse University (NY), Temple University (PA), University of Alabama-Huntsville (AL), University of Arkansas (AR), University of Colorado Boulder (CO), University of Hawaii at Manoa (HI), University of Massachusetts Amherst (MA), University of North Georgia (GA), and Washington University in St. Louis (MO). Potential applicants can apply directly to the institution of their choice. Please refer to each institution’s website for more information about the program, applicable fees, and application procedures and deadlines, which can be found on the EducationUSA Academy website:

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