"The perfect degree might
be 3,000 miles away, but we're
there for the whole journey"

Official Recruitment Partner

About Us

The world-leader in studying abroad.

FirstPoint USA was founded in Scotland in 2001 with support from the Prince’s Trust.  Our goal then remains the same today – to help young people achieve their academic and sporting potential.  Since our humble beginnings, we have connected more than 10,000 students, sportsmen & sportswomen with some of the world’s best universities in the United States of America.

FirstPoint now operates across the world, expanding into China, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Australia, New Zealand and many more countries over the past 20 years.  Our success and growth are due to the fact that we are an agency built by student-athletes, for student-athletes and creating life-changing opportunities is what we live for.

We pride ourselves on securing the very best people for you to work with. Our consultancy has a world-class team of more than 100 academic advisors, talent scouts, admissions experts and mentors from around the world. These individuals can only join the FirstPoint team if they are at the top in their area of expertise.  So, you can rest assured knowing you're working with the finest minds and world-leading industry experts.

If you do decide to work with us, we'll give you a clear strategic roadmap to reach your academic and sporting goals while providing hands-on support for every step of the way. 2001

Whatever your dreams & aspirations are, FirstPoint is here to connect you to success.

We look forward to hearing from you!

FirstPoint USA is also the exclusive recruitment partner of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), a certified and compliant agency of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) and proud member of the American International Recruitment Council (AIRC).