Summer Institute for International Counselors at NYU

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Summer Institute for International Counselors at NYU New York

Join us in New York from June 19-25, 2017

College Board’s Summer Institute for International Counselors at NYU provides comprehensive, interactive training for counselors at international secondary schools or advisers from not-for-profit educational organizations. Each day will focus on a central theme, and the themes will incrementally build on one another through the institute. Through compelling sessions and engaging dialogue with our faculty and your peers, you will learn how to provide your students with an early and ongoing understanding of the admission process for U.S. universities. You will also acquire strategies and tools to help your students secure postsecondary options that best fit their career aspirations.

Institute Topics

  • Best practices in international school counseling
  • Higher education perspectives on applications
  • Holistic admission review process
  • Counseling management tools
  • School profiles and transcripts
  • College essays and letters of recommendation
  • Budgeting fundamentals
  • Financial aid for U.S. study for non-U.S. citizens
  • Resources and trends in college and career planning
  • Components of a college application
  • Guiding English language learners
  • Obtaining a U.S. student visa
  • Transcripts and testing in admission