About Us

Our Story

Our Story

FirstPoint USA is the world’s leading US sports scholarship & university admissions agency.

Founded in 2001 with support from the Prince’s Trust and now part of the UCFB Group, FirstPoint assist 80,000 prospective students and student-athletes each year, whilst supporting over 2,500 US colleges & universities.

We are certified by the NCAA, NAIA, NJCAA and the AIRC (American International Recruitment Council), to create academic and sporting opportunities for international student-athletes.  In fact, we are the only agency in the world to hold such certification.

Our 72-man team work from our offices in London, Manchester, Glasgow, Shanghai, Dubai and Melbourne.

Our staff are graduates of US institutions, academic experts, and former collegiate athletes.