For Students & Parents


Now in its thirty-fifth year, Brussels College Night is the only U.S.-focused college fair in Belgium. The event provides high school students from across Belgium with unparalleled access to representatives from over 50 U.S. universities and American-accredited universities in Europe in order to help secondary school students and families learn about higher education opportunities in the United States.

Date: 30 September 2019

International School of Brussels
Kattenberg 19 – 1170 Brussels | +32 2 661 42 11


6:00 to 6:45 p.m. | Annex | Panel Discussion: Studying in the USA

Just beginning your EducationUSA journey? Join us for a panel discussion with representatives from three U.S. colleges and universities to learn all about finding the right fit, completing your application, and financing your studies. Our speakers include Christie Culp (Loyola Marymount University), Bryant Priester (Purdue University), and Steve Thomas (Rhodes College). This event will be held in the ISB Annex. Doors will open at 5:45 p.m.

6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | Red Gym | College Fair 

The main attraction — come meet with 50+ representatives of U.S. colleges and universities during our college fair! This event will be held in the ISB Red Gym. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and students are encouraged to wrap up their conversations at 8:00 p.m. Throughout the fair, attendees may wish to join us for one or more specialized, twenty-minute breakout sessions in the meeting room just outside of the gym. These breakout sessions will be co-hosted by a university representative and an EducationUSA Adviser and will focus on topics like community college, athletic scholarships, and standardized testing. A schedule of breakout sessions will be provided to registered participants beforehand and will be available at the event.


All attendees, including students and parents, should register online using the following link: REGISTER.

Registration for Brussels College Night is strongly recommended for students, families, or teachers/counselors attending the fair. You will receive an email reminder the week before Brussels College Night with helpful hints to help you prepare for the event, as well as any important last-minute reminders. You’ll also receive a digital copy of the event brochure, delivered directly to your inbox. After the event, you’ll have the opportunity to provide feedback and ask follow-up questions to a Brussels-based EducationUSA adviser.


Brussels College Night 2019 will be held at the International School of Brussels. The event is scheduled to from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. The school is easily accessible via car and public transportation. For security purposes, all participants are asked to bring a photo ID and to consider leaving large bags at home. Please visit the FAQ section of our website for more information about event logistics.

Advice about how to make the most of your time at Brussels College Night can be found in our brochure. We’re trying to be eco-friendly so you won’t find printed copies at the event, but you can click here to download the fair brochure before arriving at the fair.