The Embassy of the United States of America and the High Commission of Canada will jointly host the annual College Fair at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain on Saturday, October 28 and Sunday, October 29, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. each day.
This event is FREE to the public! College Fair 2017 is one of the largest tertiary education fairs in the region with more than 70 colleges and universities confirmed to participate. Representatives from educational institutions from the United States, Canada, Trinidad and Tobago, and the wider Caribbean will be available to answer your questions on applications, admissions, visas, scholarships and financing.
The U.S. Embassy will host information sessions from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day on topics including SAT exams, the student visa application process, and career advice. All presentations will be held in the Jade and Ruby meeting rooms. During the lunch break from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., there will be entertainment from spoken word artists from the 2 Cents Movement and Girl Be Heard on Saturday and Roots Oral Tradition on Sunday.