Lectures on Studies in the USA (group advising sessions) : The Student Adviser offers regular guidance on how to study in the US. Students who attend group sessions are provided general information on admission requirements, selection of universities, application procedure and test information. Prior registration is required for these free group sessions.
Individual Advising Services : The Student Adviser is available by appointment to assist students who need specific information or particular help on any part of the application process.
Reference Library : The US-SLFC’s library has an extensive collection of college/university guides, catalogues, application forms, CDs, videos, test preparatory material and reference books on various aspects of higher education in the U.S.
Visa Seminars : The US-SLFC conducts free seminars to help students to prepare for the U.S. student visa interview. Prior registration is required.
Pre-Departure Orientations : The US-SLFC conducts half-day workshops that provide information on living and studying in the U.S.A. , cultural issues, academic matters and visa regulations. Prior registration is required
Computer Corner : Students may use the Internet facility or select from the variety of educational software and college CDs for educational purposes, at the US-SLFC’s Computer Corner. Test preparatory software for TOEFL, GRE, GMAT and SAT are also available. Students are charged by the hour for computer usage.
Application Resources : The US-SLFC has compiled a variety of informative handouts on higher education in the U.S. In addition Applying to Colleges and Universities in the U.S. and several publications of test preparation are also available. These are sold at subsidized rates.
Loan of Books : Students may borrow books for the evening by leaving their identity cards. A nominal fee is charged for this.
Authentication of Educational Documents : After careful scrutiny, the US-SLFC authenticates transcripts and other educational documents that students need to submit to American universities as part of their application. A nominal fee is charged for this service.