Pre-Departure Orientation Session for Students Going to Colleges and Universities in the United States


Friday, July 20, 2018, 9:00am to 1:00pm


FLACSO Auditorium (Av. Dag Hammarsjöld 3269, First Floor, Vitacura)

This workshop is geared to Chilean students and professionals who will begin undergraduate, graduate, and intensive English studies in the United States during 2018. Topics to be covered:

  • Student visas and immigration issues (Presentation by the United States Consulate in Chile)

  • Important matters before your departure (Vaccines, medical insurance, permits and academic records, Homeland Security issues)

  • Campus life (How to open a bank account, obtain a valid driver's license, and adjust to the American Culture)

  • Becas Chile: Frequently Asked Questions (Presentation by Conicyt)

En colaboración con EducationUSA Advising, Columbia Global Centers | Santiago, y MIT Management Latin America Office

See also: Chile