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Services and Resources at EducationUSA

EducationUSA, a sub-unit of the U.S. Embassy, serves as a powerhouse of U.S. higher education promotion. It offers below-listed free–of–charge services and resources to help you every step of the way to successful application to U.S. schools.


EducationUSA organizes both online and in-person education fairs, which bring to you representatives of U.S. higher educational institutions. At the fairs, you are not only able to meet the representatives to learn about their schools, but also able to take advantage of various knowledge-packed sessions that can help your application process.

To check out fair schedules, please click HERE.


Your 5 steps to U.S. Study is one of EducationUSA-Indonesia flagship programs which aims to clarify the process of the U.S. study abroad, from researching your prospective schools to preparing for your departure to the U.S. Whether you pursue a short-term or full degree program in the U.S., this step-by-step guidance will help you land a successful U.S. study-abroad experience. Explore the 5 steps below:

Step 1. Research Your Options
Learn about the variety of options available and how to identify an institution that best fits your needs.

Step 2. Finance Your Studies
Explore options or check out university financial aid opportunity list.

Step 3. Complete Your Application
Plan ahead and know the documents and requirements to apply for your program.

Step 4. Apply for Your Student Visa
Become familiar with U.S. student visa requirements and allow plenty of time to prepare your application.

Step 5. Prepare for Your Departure
Pre-departure information including gathering documents for arrival and immigration compliance.


EducationUSA currently has advising centers in 6 different cities in Indonesia – Jakarta, Surabaya, Medan, Malang, Aceh, and Makassar. Each advising center provides you with one of the three levels of service: Reference, standard, Comprehensive.

To find out in detail what kind of assistance you can expect at each service level, please click HERE.

To locate an advising center near you with a specific service level you desire, please click HERE.


There are many scholarship and fellowships available, which can help reduce students financial burden of studying in the United States. For up-to-date information on scholarships and fellowships, please visit the EducationUSA websites.

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