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.

These services consist of:

  • Advising prospective students in one-on-one advising sessions during walk-in visits to the EducationUSA Center;
  • Providing information and answering questions about American colleges and universities and the U.S. educational system by mail, phone, or e-mail;
  • Assisting students with the application process;
  • Providing access to a variety of reference books, information materials, CD-ROMs, and videotapes on American post-secondary education institutions and the U.S. educational system, which are 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
  • 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM for individual research

The Educational Advising Center is closed during American and Burkinabe holidays.


EducationUSA Advising Center Contact Info

Phone: (226) 25-49-55-79

International Mail

U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou

01 BP 35 Ouagadougou 01

Burkina Faso



Embassy of the United States of America-Ouagadougou

Sector 53, 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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