Upcoming University Visits and Events - German Swiss International School 德瑞國際學校

Upcoming University Visits and Events

18 February 2016 University Counselling Office

Dear Students

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.


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


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.

Deborah Cooney
University Counsellor