AAS work in partnership with student athletes and their parents in matching the needs of individuals with those of US colleges and their academic and athletic programs. It is this individual and very personalized every step of the way approach that differentiates them in how they go about doing our work. Placing the right student at the right university and athletic program is a crucial outcome and a life changing experience for their clients and students.
AAS core business is in Asia Pacific with offices in Sydney and Melbourne. They have a global reach having provided services to students from Australia, New Zealand and South-East Asia.
AAS continues to expand its services within the SE Asia region and is an affiliate member of FOBISIA providing valuable services to their members.
Initial Assessment Services
In the first instance AAS provide an initial eligibility service covering academic and amateurism requirements which includes an interactive overview session of the US College scholarship process.
Identifying Universities and Athletic Programs
AAS research and target suitable academic universities based on academic and athletics standing and then match academic and sporting programs to individual client needs, objectives and goals.
Marketing the Student Athlete
AAS prepare detailed athlete profiles and engage and connect with potential coaches. Profiles are included on the secure AAS website for coaches to access at anytime. AAS also provide client support and training on interview techniques for dialogue with coaches.
Selection and Offers
AAS uses a number of strategies to negotiate the best scholarship package for their clients. These strategies are reviewed, discussed and a recommendation is made based on a number of factors and criteria. Guidance and assistance is also provided on the National Letter of Intent.
AAS offers personalized 24/7 assistance and guidance in key administration tasks such as liaison with school and university personnel and NCAA, NAIA, SAT registration. Clarification on transcript translation, preparation of high school transcripts and Visa and passport assistance are just a few of the many administration tasks required where AAS provides guidance every step of the way.