Please note the following university visits and events. Students must register for most events on Naviance. Let us know if you have difficulty registering. Students should seek permission from teachers to attend if the talk coincides with a scheduled lesson.
If parents would like more information or to attend a talk, please contact the GSIS university counselling office to check if space is available.
TALKS AT GSIS
Friday, 19 February – 1:20pm
Austrian University - MCI Management Centre, Innsbruck Austria – representative is also a former GSIS Class of 2012 GSD student Jens Braun
Wednesday, 24 February – 12:30pm – Library Forum
U.S. Universities - Rutgers (New Jersey), Indiana and Purdue (Indiana) - International Admissions Directors
Three top research and state universities with strong engineering and business colleges, as well as many other programs of the arts and sciences. In addition to academics, learn about how the students engage as sports fans to support their school and what the university culture is like at one of these universities. They have famous basketball programs in the U.S. and the students are great fans! Don’t miss the opportunity to meet the international admissions directors and become familiar with the U.S. college process.
Thursday, 25 February – 3:30pm – Library Forum
UK University - London School of Economics
Thursday, 3 March – 12:30pm (To Be Confirmed) – Library
Canadian University – University of Toronto Admissions – Please check for confirmation on time and date
Wednesday, 2 March – 6:15pm – 7:45pm – GSIS Peak Campus
(Further details and registration process will be sent next week)
Demystifying the U.S. Admissions Testing Process: An Overview of the SAT/ACT
Event is designed for families of Y10, Y11, K10, K11 to attend
Y12 students and parents welcome if they still need more testing information. However, for Y12 students, it is advisable to make an individual appointment with Mrs. Cooney
OUTSIDE SCHOOL EVENT
Thursday, 6 March from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Chinese International School
UK University – Queen Mary, University of London – Studying Medicine and Dentistry
Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry talk about studying medicine and dentistry in the UK. The lecture will be given by Professor Kim Piper and will be particularly useful for A level and International Baccalaureate students who are considering applying to a medicine or dentistry programme.