Virtual Pre-Departure Orientation 2020

Virtual Pre-Departure Orientation 2020

June 25, 2020
The Fulbright Foundation in Greece would like to invite students who were admitted and will attend a US college or university in 2020-2021 to our Pre-Departure Session in Athens.

The event will take place online and include presentations by students currently studying in the United States, Fulbright scholars and educational advisers and deal with a variety of topics on US education and culture.

This is an invaluable session before students depart to the United States.

Date: June 25, 2020
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 pm local time Athens (EEST) UCT+3
Where: Online Platform (link will be provided to registrants to join in)

Free Admission*

*NOTE: Only students who have registered through the Fulbright Foundation are eligible to participate. Please see instructions below

What this is: A session that will better prepare you for the educational and cultural experience that lies ahead for you in the U.S.A.
What is covered: Almost everything needed to make this a smooth transition and a profitable experience for you

Student Visas and SEVIS
Cultural Adjustment and American Culture
Financial Matters & Housing
Practical Things to Know
Making this a Great Educational Experience
and much more!

Who is eligible to participate: If you have been accepted to a U.S. undergraduate or graduate program starting in 2020-2021 then you are eligible to participate.

If you would like to participate please send an e-mail with the subject line:
“Pre-Departure Participation 2020” to
and provide the following information**:

  • First and last name
  • Level of study: (Bachelor's, Master's or Ph.D. program)
  • Field of study
  • Name and location of U.S. university or college to attend
  • Phone number and e-mail (your email should be one that will be valid throughout your U.S. studies)

**Individual requests will not receive a reply. Your e-mail should only contain the information requested above.

Registration opens: May 25, 2020
Registration ends
: June 23, 2020 - No registrations accepted beyond this date

Students who register successfully will receive a link to login for the online session.

Terms of Use: Please note that the information provided when registering for the event will be distributed among student participants at the Pre-Departure Session for networking and support purposes.  This information will not be disclosed to a third party by Fulbright Greece and will only be used for future communications through our office.  By submitting the above information you have read and accepted our Terms & Conditions/Privacy Statement


Scholarships for US and Greek Citizens
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