Pre-Departure Session 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.
This event takes place every year in mid to late June and includes presentations by students currently studying in the United States, Fulbright scholars and educational advisers and deals with a variety of topics on US education and culture.
This is an invaluable session before students depart to the United States.
Venue: The Fulbright Foundation in Greece,
6 Vas. Sofias Avenue, 1st Floor
Date: June 25, 2020
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
*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 19, 2020 - No registrations accepted beyond this date