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Education USA




EducationUSA is a global network of over 420 centers affiliated to the Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs, Department of State, U.S. Government assistance.

The aim of EducationUSA is:



  • Promote higher education in the United States through an objective, impartial, accurate and timely information of accredited institutions in this country.
  • EducationUSA serves as an adviser, guide and companion to anyone interested in studying in the United States.


The educational consultancy that provides EducationUSA Center located in the Autonomous University of Yucatán is free and will provide:






Advice on the procedure to study at a higher level in the United States.




Very close accompaniment of applicants during the registration process to a program.


We have information on scholarships from different institutions, as well as general information on funding.




Some of the specificgrantsthat we promote are:




Fullbright-García Robles



Master's, doctoral or research for graduate professionals and teachers from public universities (all areas except medicine, dentistry and veterinary medicine). The grant also funds training programs and update teachers of English public schools.




Student LeadersScholarship


Indigenous undergraduates, between the 1st and 3rd year of studies - 5 weeks in the U.S. during summer.  
ACCESS Scholarship


Scholarships for 2 years of English and computers for students between 15 and 18 who are attending high school or college.




Why in Merida?

EducationUSA network in Mexico originally started over 35 years ago in Mexico City and now has 14 counseling centers. Merida is one of the cities where it operates. Our office works for the entire Yucatan Peninsula.






We have organized information sessions at universities and institutions requiring information about studying in the United States. If you require information about these services, please contact:



Rodrigo de los Santos

Monday and Wednesday

2:00 pm a 8:00 pm

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

9:00 am a 3:00 pm

928-2711 ext. 40359




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