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13 May 2024

2+2 Model: Start at a community college and transfer to earn your bachelor’s degree in the US

Learn from Katie Sivanich, International Student Coordinator at Saint Paul College, on how to start your US undergraduate education at a community college to reduce overall tuition expenses and take advantage of unique opportunities on your way to earning a bachelor’s degree.

  • What are community colleges?
  • The “2+2 model”
  • How to plan a successful transfer
  • Communicating your plans in your visa interview
  • Taking advantage of OPT in between community college and bachelor’s degree
  • Q&A

This webinar is for undergraduate study in the US. If you are interested in postgraduate study, you can find more resources in our guide, as well as information about upcoming postgraduate events here.


  • Date: Monday 13 May, 2024
  • Time: 18:30-19:30
  • Registration: Required


Please register for the webinar here.

We advise that you enter the webinar portal a few minutes before the webinar is due to begin.


You must register in advance of the event. Capacity is limited, and registration does not guarantee entry. 

Unable to attend?

This webinar will be recorded and posted on the US-UK Fulbright Commission's YouTube channel. Please continue to check our website to be informed of future events.