Education USA Advising Center

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
International Mail

Centre Américain, 01 BP 35 Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso


American Embassy Ouagadougou Secteur 15, Ouaga 2000 Avenue Sembène Ousmane, rue 15.873
Burkina Faso

U.S. Mail

Educational Advisor
American Embassy Ouagadougou
Department of State
2440 Ouagadougou Place
Washington, DC 20521-2440

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