The EducationUSA Advising Center of the Public Affairs Section of the American Embassy, Ouagadougou provides Educational Advising Services 20 hours per week.
The services consist mainly of:
- advising prospective students in one-on-one advising sessions during walk-in visits to the EducationUSA Center; and
- providing information and answering questions about American Colleges and Universities and the U.S. Educational System by mail, phone, fax or e-mail.
- Assisting students throughout the application process
A variety of reference books, information materials, CD-ROMs, and videotapes on American Institutions of Post-Secondary Education and on the U.S. Educational System are also available for consultation during working hours.
EducationUSA Advising Center Calendar
Tuesday and Thursday
- 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM for individual sessions.
- 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM for group sessions.
Monday through Thursday
- 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM for individual research
- 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM for individual research
The Educational Advising Center is closed during American and Burkinabe holidays.
EducationUSA Advising Center Addresses
Phone: (226) 25-49-55-04
Fax: (226) 25-49-56-32
Centre Américain, 01 BP 35 Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso
American Embassy Ouagadougou Secteur 15, Ouaga 2000 Avenue Sembène Ousmane, rue 15.873
American Embassy Ouagadougou
Department of State
2440 Ouagadougou Place
Washington, DC 20521-2440
Resource Guides for University and College Searches
- American Universities – From University of Florida
- America’s Best Graduate Schools – From U.S. News and World Report
- Best College Rankings – From U.S. News and World Report
- College Board
- College Net
- College Source
- Find your College – From National Center for Education Statistics
- Peterson’s Education Super Site
- Study Abroad
- Study in the USA
- U.S. Universities Alphabetical List
- Complete List of the U.S. Community Colleges and Universities
- Top U.S. Universities and U.S. Colleges
- Best U.S. Undergraduate Universities
- Pre-Application Frequently Asked Questions
- International Scholarships Online
- International Student Loan
- Educational Advising Centers : Your Guide to the U.S. Higher Schools
International Exchange Organizations
- State Education Agencies – Links from Department of Education
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