Services for U.S. colleges and universities
The Fulbright Commission in Portugal provides a number of services that might be of interest for U.S. colleges and universities. Please, find the list below. For each service, there might be an associated cost. The costs list is available for download below.
General information on Portuguese institutions
Help identify potential partners and locate specific programs in Portuguese universities for U.S. students
By request, we may issue an explanation for a specific program, including information about the number of years and credits completed, equivalent U.S. degree, GPA and accreditation status of issuing institution.
Proctoring services for U.S. examinations
By request, we offer proctoring services for U.S. examinations to students in Lisbon at an administrative fee (see price list below).
As part of our advising services, we organize advising sessions for groups on different topics, such as graduate school application, MBA’s, LL.M’s and Medical studies. We also provide individual advising services at no cost.
Every year, in June, we organize an advising session for students about to leave to the U.S.
U.S. College Fair FUTURÁLIA
We organize a booth at the college fair FUTURÁLIA that is held annually in Lisbon. Main target public are students looking for undergraduate, graduate, ESL, and short term programs.
Outreach to Regional University Networks
Each year, the Fulbright Commission undertakes outreach activities to the public and private universities in Portugal. The target audience is students who are planning on pursuing studies in the U.S. at the graduate level.
Outreach to Local High Schools
Fulbright regularly organizes advising sessions for high school students about the opportunity to study in the U.S. These sessions cover several topics such as the application process, U.S. degrees, financial aid, athletic scholarships, etc.