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Visits to USA


Meet us  in USA this April and May.

Click here to sign up to meet with us. We will be conducting in-country Scholarship interviews during these dates. Please get in touch with Sapna Shah for more information. 

 Date   Location    Activity    Time       Location information
Tues.18th April   LA, CA
   Afternoons with UEL (Counselors)   2.30-4.30 pm      
Wed. 19th April    Ontario, CA    Inland Empire NACAC   9 am-12 pm     Ontario Convention Center
Exhibit Hall A
2000 E Convention Center Way Ontario,
CA 91764
 Wed. 19th April    Ontario, CA    Inland Empire NACAC   6-8 pm    

 

Ontario Convention Center
Exhibit Hall A
2000 E Convention Center Way Ontario,
CA 91764
Thurs. 20th April      Pasadena, CA       Los Angeles NACAC      9-12 pm    

 

Pasadena Convention Center
Exhibit Hall A & B
300 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91101

 Thurs. 20th April    Pasadena, CA    Los Angeles NACAC   6-8.30 pm    

 

Pasadena Convention Center
Exhibit Hall A & B
300 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91101

Fri. 21st April    Anaheim, CA    British Afternoons Tea with UEL   6-8 pm    

 

TBC - Calabasas

Sat. 22nd April     San Antonio, TX    Afternoons with UEL   6-8 pm      
Sun.23rd April    San Antonio, TX    Day 1 of SACAC           Meet us at booth 12 
Sun. 23rd April    Anaheim, LA    Orange County NACAC   1.30-4.30 pm    

 

Anaheim Convention Center
Hall E
800 W Katella Ave
Anaheim, CA 92802

 Sun. 23rd April    Orange County, LA    Afternoons with UEL (students and counselors)   6-7 pm    

 

Hyatt Regency
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Harbor Blvd At Harbor And Chapman
Garden Grove  92840

 

Mon. 24th April

 

 

San Antonio, TX

 

 

Day 2 of SACAC 

       

 

Meet us at booth 12  

Mon. 24th April    San Diego, CA    British Afternoons Tea with UEL   6-8 pm    

 

Kettner Exchange, 2001 Kettner Blvd,
San Diego, CA 92101, USA

 

Tues.25th April    San Antonio, TX    Day 3 of SACAC         

Meet us at booth 12  

 

 
Tues.25th April
   San Antonio, TX    TMI-The Episcopal School of Texas   10 am      
Tues. 25th April    Austin, TX    Vandegrift High School mini college fair   5:30 pm    

Vandegrift High School,
9500 McNeil Drive,
Austin, TX, 78750

Tues. 25th April

   San Diego, CA    San Diego NACAC  

9 am-12 pm

   

 

San Diego Convention Center
Exhibit Hall H
111 W Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

 Tues. 25th April    San Diego, CA    San Diego NACAC   6 -8.30 pm    

 

San Diego Convention Center
Exhibit Hall H
111 W Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

Wed. 26th April    Austin, TX    Breakfast with UEL (Counsellors)   8:30-10:30am       
Wed. 26th April    Austin, TX    University of Austin TX postgraduate Event    5:30 pm      
Wed. 26th April    New Jersey    New Jersey NACAC   9 am-12 pm    

 

Seacaucus NJ

 

Wed. 26th April    New Jersey    New Jersey NACAC   5- 8 pm     Seacaucus NJ
Wed.26th April    San Diego, CA    Breakfast with UEL (Counselors)   9-11 am    

 

Café Gratitude,
1980 Kettner Blvd,
San Diego, CA 92101, USA

Wed.26th April    Camarillo, CA    Ventura / Tri-County NACAC   5.30--8.30 pm    

 

Camarillo Airport
Sun Air Jets – Hangar 3
555 Airport Way
Camarillo, CA 93010

Thurs.27th April    Pheonix, AZ   Valley Vista High School   12:10 pm    

 

15550 North Parkview Place Surprise
Arizona 85374

Thurs.27th April    Pheonix, AZ    Afternoons with UEL   6- 8 pm      
Thurs.27th April    New Jersey    New Jersey NACAC   9 am-12 pm    

 

Seacaucus NJ

 

Thurs.27th April    New Jersey    Afternoons with UEL    6-8 pm     Double Tree Hilton, NJ
Thurs.27th April    Cerritos, CA   COSI College Fair
Cerritos Performing Arts Center
L.A. County
  9-11.30 am    

12700 Center Ct Drive South
Cerritos, CA 90703

Thurs.27th April    Buena Park, CA    British Afternoons Tea with UEL   6 -8 pm    

 

The Bistro, 
Courtyard Anaheim Buena Park
7621 Beach Boulevard  Buena Park
California  90620  USA 

Sat. 29th April    Tucson, AZ    Breakfast with UEL (Counselors)   9:30-11:30 am     
Sat. 29th April    Tucson, AZ    Spring College Fair   12-3:30 pm    

 

Gregory School

 

Sun.30th April    Pheonix, AZ    Spring College Fair   12-2:30 pm    

 

Arizona State University Tempe Campus
Memorial Union

 

Sun. 30th April    Berkeley, CA    Berkeley High School   1-3 pm    

Jacket Gym, 1980 Allston Way,
Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

 

Sun. 30th April    Berkeley, CA    British Afternoons Tea with UEL   6-8 pm     Paris Baguette 2150 Shattuck Ave #110,
Berkeley, CA 94704, USA,
Mon. 1st May    Stockton, CA    Stockton: University of the Pacific WACAC   10 am-12 pm    

 

University of the Pacific,
Janssen-Lagorio Gym,
1124 Larry Heller Drive
Stockton, CA 95211

 

 Mon. 1st May    Stockton, CA    Afternoons with UEL (Counselors)   2.30-4.30 pm    

 

 

 Mon. 1st May    San Rafael, CA    Marin: Dominican University of California WACAC   6-8 pm     Dominican University of California
1475 Grand Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94901
United States
Thurs.4th May   San Francisco, CA    Breakfast with UEL (counsellor)   9.30-11.30 am      
Thurs.4th May
   San Francisco, CA    Afternoons with UEL   6-8 pm      
 Friday 5th May    Hayward, CA    East Bay: CSU East Bay WACAC   10 am-12 pm     25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
Hayward, CA 94542

Scholarships for North American students

The Academic Excellence Scholarship supports undergraduate students who perform well academically from start to end of their studies. The scholarships are open to all full time international fee paying students on undergraduate taught programmes. UEL’s vision in founding the Scholarship is to develop a community of stellar students. 

We use three key criteria in selecting scholars:

1. Intellect
2. Academic Merit
3. Good attendance

Amount: £3000

Remember: You must have filled out an application to study at UEL and have received a conditional or unconditional offer prior to applying for the scholarship (we will ask for your UEL application reference number – this is 7 digits long).
More important information: Please note that these scholarships are open to applicants who meet the criteria listed in the terms and conditions. 
Please ensure you read the Terms and Conditions associated with this scholarship. 
All recipients will receive an updated Letter of Acceptance with the awarded scholarship.
Note: these scholarships apply to returning students only'

To apply, please click here or contact: americas@uel.ac.uk



The Civic Engagement Scholarship is a Scholarship to develop outstanding leaders with a keen sense of public duty. This scholarship is available for any international fee paying student to apply who is accepting an offer for an undergraduate or postgraduate programme only at the University of East London. You will need to demonstrate you have achieved good grades equivalent to the entry criteria set by UEL. In addition, you will need to demonstrate where and how you have shown great character and leadership with Commitment to public service (minimum 40 hours community service). You may be asked to provide a resume and reference letters.

Students who have just missed the criteria above can also be considered on a case by case basis. In this case you will be required to demonstrate any other achievements and /or work experience you have gained.

1. Undergraduate Civic Engagement Scholarship – £4,000 (first year entry point only)
2. Postgraduate Civic Engagement Scholarship – £3,000 (first year entry point only)

More important information: Please note that these scholarships are open to applicants who meet the criteria listed in the terms and conditions
Please ensure you read the Terms and Conditions associated with this scholarship.

To apply, please click here or contact: americas@uel.ac.uk


Students at Docllands Campus

The Placement Scholarship supports undergraduate students keen to pursue internships or paid placements within industry at the University of East London. The scholarships are open to all full time international fee paying students on undergraduate taught programmes. UEL’s vision in founding the Scholarship is to develop a community of highly employable students. 

We use three key criteria in selecting scholars:

1. Placement or internship with a minimum of a 1 month duration 
2. References from the placement reflecting good performance
3. A personal statement highlighting how your experience relates to your career motivations

Amount: £1000

Remember: You must have filled out an application to study at UEL and have received a conditional or unconditional offer prior to applying for the scholarship (we will ask for your UEL application reference number – this is 7 digits long).

More important information: Please note that these scholarships are open to applicants who meet the criteria listed in the terms and conditions. 
Please ensure you read the Terms and Conditions associated with this scholarship. 
All recipients will receive an updated Letter of Acceptance with the awarded scholarship.
Placement Scholarship Terms and Conditions for the website

Note: these scholarships apply to returning students only

To apply please click here or contact americas@uel.ac.uk


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