Educational Advising

AMIDEAST hosts the EducationUSA advising center in Yemen on behalf of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. As part of the EducationUSA network of more than 425 advising centers worldwide, it maintains EducationUSA ethical standards.

SERVICES

The EducationUSA center in Yemen offers a full range of services to help students and professionals access higher education at more than 4,000 U.S. colleges and universities. These services include:

  • Free introductory public information sessions on various aspects of U.S. education
  • Weekly general advising sessions and virtual advising sessions
  • Individual consultations on U.S. study
  • Application support services
  • Access to our extensive collections of materials on U.S. and regional educational opportunities available for public use

Accredited U.S. institutions are welcome to participate in direct videoconferences on various aspects of U.S. study, and otherwise help those that the center serves to learn more about U.S. education. AMIDEAST also facilitates visits to Yemen by U.S. university recruiters and touring U.S. college fair groups.

All sessions are free and open to the public.

Please contact us for any questions about our free U.S. study group advising sessions, held frequently throughout the year.

DateEventTimePlace
Thursday, June 25Advising Session Step 0: Plan Early

2:30 - 4:00 PM

 

AMIDEAST/ADEN

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu

Thursday, July 2Advising Session Step 1: Research Your Options2:30 - 4:00 PM

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu 

Thursday, July 9Advising Session Step 2: Finance Your Study2:30 - 4:00 PM

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu

Thursday, July 16Advising Session Step 3:  Complete Your Application2:30 - 4:00 PM

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu

Free Course on Online Research Skills for College Applicants at AMIDEAST/Aden

We are not offering the MOOC Camp at this time. We plan to offer this course again in October 2020. Please check back here for updates.

About the course

In ten workshops, you will:

  • Practice researching and managing college and scholarship applications
  • Develop your understanding of how to communicate with colleges, and manage a professional online image
  • Build your online study skills and be introduced to free online learning resources

Course dates and times:

  • Sunday, February 2, 2020 - Thursday, February 13, 2020
  • Classes will take place from 2:30 - 4:30 PM daily.

Application Requirements:

  • You have attended the “Step 0” and “Step 1” advising sessions at AMIDEAST before you start the course. (These sessions are provided every Thursday at AMIDEAST/Aden 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM)
  • You can commit to attending all 10 sessions of this course. Please see the course dates and times listed above to make sure you are available. 
  • Your English is strong enough to understand the articles, videos, and other materials we will use in this course (If you’re not sure, you can try filling out the application form - there are some questions about English skills which will give you an idea of what level is expected).

 

How to Apply:

We are not currently accepting online applications.

Contact Information: Mona Al-Osaimi, EducationUSA Advisor

Email: advising-yemen@amideast.org

AMIDEAST hosts the EducationUSA advising center in Yemen on behalf of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. As part of the EducationUSA network of more than 425 advising centers worldwide, it maintains EducationUSA ethical standards.

SERVICES

The EducationUSA center in Yemen offers a full range of services to help students and professionals access higher education at more than 4,000 U.S. colleges and universities. These services include:

  • Free introductory public information sessions on various aspects of U.S. education
  • Weekly general advising sessions and virtual advising sessions
  • Individual consultations on U.S. study
  • Application support services
  • Access to our extensive collections of materials on U.S. and regional educational opportunities available for public use

Accredited U.S. institutions are welcome to participate in direct videoconferences on various aspects of U.S. study, and otherwise help those that the center serves to learn more about U.S. education. AMIDEAST also facilitates visits to Yemen by U.S. university recruiters and touring U.S. college fair groups.

All sessions are free and open to the public.

Please contact us for any questions about our free U.S. study group advising sessions, held frequently throughout the year.

DateEventTimePlace
Thursday, June 25Advising Session Step 0: Plan Early

2:30 - 4:00 PM

 

AMIDEAST/ADEN

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu

Thursday, July 2Advising Session Step 1: Research Your Options2:30 - 4:00 PM

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu 

Thursday, July 9Advising Session Step 2: Finance Your Study2:30 - 4:00 PM

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu

Thursday, July 16Advising Session Step 3:  Complete Your Application2:30 - 4:00 PM

Available through Google Meet at the following link:

meet.google.com/ong-gnbf-pgu

Free Course on Online Research Skills for College Applicants at AMIDEAST/Aden

We are not offering the MOOC Camp at this time. We plan to offer this course again in October 2020. Please check back here for updates.

About the course

In ten workshops, you will:

  • Practice researching and managing college and scholarship applications
  • Develop your understanding of how to communicate with colleges, and manage a professional online image
  • Build your online study skills and be introduced to free online learning resources

Course dates and times:

  • Sunday, February 2, 2020 - Thursday, February 13, 2020
  • Classes will take place from 2:30 - 4:30 PM daily.

Application Requirements:

  • You have attended the “Step 0” and “Step 1” advising sessions at AMIDEAST before you start the course. (These sessions are provided every Thursday at AMIDEAST/Aden 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM)
  • You can commit to attending all 10 sessions of this course. Please see the course dates and times listed above to make sure you are available. 
  • Your English is strong enough to understand the articles, videos, and other materials we will use in this course (If you’re not sure, you can try filling out the application form - there are some questions about English skills which will give you an idea of what level is expected).

 

How to Apply:

We are not currently accepting online applications.

Contact Information: Mona Al-Osaimi, EducationUSA Advisor

Email: advising-yemen@amideast.org