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I need help: find a university consultant

I need help: find a university consultant

Which university?? Applications! Essays! SAT exams!! How do I manage it all?? I need professional help! Never fear. Our university consultants are standing by. more...

How can a consultant help me?

How can a consultant help me?

If you're already feeling out of  your depth by the complexity and pitfalls of the US uni application process, the helping hand of a professional could come as a welcome relief more..

About our university consultants?

About our university consultants?

Our consultants offer one-to-one advice on colleges and universities in the UK, United States, Europe and Asia. They help you shorten your list of choices so you find the right "fit" for you. They also help you prepare, apply and figure out how to pay for it more..

UU in the news

UU in the news

IT'S ALL ABOUT US! To be exact, Uni in the USA. The Sunday Times quotes Uni in the USA co-author and educational Anthony Nemecek in US Plucks Britons as Fees Bite more..

Student uni fairs. Don't miss out

Student uni fairs. Don't miss out

TELL YOUR SCHOOL about our advisor training conference "How to Get In: Basics of Applying to University in the USA". 23 September 2016. Kensington Close Hotel, London. This intensive one day workshop will train your school career counsellor to give you the support you need (ie US-style transcripts, reference letters and school profile; choosing the best uni more..


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Most popular Good Schools Guide articles

  • Recommendations (references)

    Most universities will ask you for at least one reference, written by a careers advisor, headteacher, housemaster, etc. This reference is similar to UCAS, although it should not focus on a particular course, but rather suitability in general for higher education. It is ‘all about’ you and should address academic performance, extra-curricular activities and personal qualities.

  • Deadlines & early decision

    You must meet your deadlines! US universities will not accept late applications unless they have ‘rolling admissions’, meaning they accept students on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Financial statement

    Most universities will require you to complete a financial statement. Do this carefully as it will be used to determine your eligibility for financial assistance.

  • Interviews

    Although interviews are rarely mandatory for admission into any American university, they are often recommended and are an excellent way of finding out about the place in which you are planning to spend the next four years. Interviews for international students can function in two ways...

  • Other options for US universities

    Work exchange & internships and Gap year and study abroad programs

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