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UCO Event | Open virtual visits

Scottish-Canadian Medical Programme

Suitable for those considering studying medicine internationally, colleagues from the School of Medicine at St Andrews will present along with a colleague from the University of Alberta. After each presentation, Mr Clive Masson, Professor Lindsey Kent and Professor Stephen Caldwell will be answering questions about the Scottish-Canadian Medical Programme, otherwise known as the A990 route.

Everyone is welcome to attend; prospective students, their families, and other interested individuals. To reserve a place, attendees can register below:

Register: Morning session (4 p.m. – 5 p.m. UK Time)

(8 a.m. British Columbia, 9 a.m. Alberta, 11 a.m. Ontario)

Register: Afternoon session (7 p.m. –  8 p.m. UK Time)

(11 a.m. British Columbia, 12 p.m. Alberta, 2 p.m. Ontario)

Ivy + Open Information Sessions:
Canada (Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, MIT, Penn, Princeton, Stanford, Yale)

Sunday, October 4th | 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT

Monday, October 5th | 8:00 p.m. EDT / 5:00 p.m. PDT

Wednesday, October 7th | 8:00 p.m. EDT / 5:00 p.m. PDT

Exploring College Options

This is a special informational program sponsored by the undergraduate admissions offices of five of the country’s leading universities: Duke University, Georgetown University, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Stanford University.

This fall they are pleased to invite you and your family to join them for a 90-minute webinar to help you explore your college options and prepare a strong and reflective application in this time of change and new challenges. During the program, admission officers from five universities will introduce their institutions, discuss the college application process, answer general questions, and provide individual school breakout sessions.

Please register for the webinar date and time that best fits your schedule.

Sunday, October 4 at 4:00 p.m. EDT

Tuesday, October 6 at 7:00 pm EDT

Sunday, October 18 at 4:00 p.m. EDT

Thursday, October 22 at 7:00 p.m. EDT

Sunday, November 8 at 6:00 p.m. EST

Sunday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m. EST

Interested in studying Medicine at RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland)?

Wednesday, October 7 at 5pm (Eastern Time) Live Webinar for Canadian students 

First Atlanta-Area Colleges Program

Please join the Atlanta-area colleges and universities Virtual College Exploration event for high school counselors and students Tuesday, October 6 to Thursday, October 8. During this three-day event, you will have the opportunity to hear from eight colleges located in the Greater Atlanta area, including Georgia Tech, Emory, SCAD, Morehouse, University of Georgia and others.

This event will feature a variety of panels and presentations on the college search process and Atlanta’s college environment.