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UWC Great Britain presents Zoom In On UWC! A series of live online information and Q&A webinars - Shared screen with speaker view
Rory - Atlantic '21 (he/him)
01:19:34
The meeting is really chill and with really nice people and is nothing to be scared of
Rory - Atlantic '21 (he/him)
01:21:43
The application process is pretty similar to applying to universities and so it's really great practice and a really great experience!
Rory - Atlantic '21 (he/him)
01:29:04
(the background picture is part of UWC Atlantic's beautiful library)
samantha
01:31:46
If you managed to get into UWC in February. Is it May that you would find out which college you have been allocated?
Kinga Skomra, UWC GB Selections, Mahindra '04
01:32:09
You learn which college you are nominated for in February
samantha
01:41:19
Are all the short course available now online or is there a waiting list for the physical in person short courses
Sara Matthews
01:44:44
How many people get selected from GB each year?
Sophia
01:44:58
How do you decide if applicants are the right fit for a specific college?
Azahara Archer Talavera
01:45:37
Do we ask for the references before summer break or after in September?
ottilie
01:45:37
What proportion of applicants get through to the interview stage?
Helen Lantzos
01:47:35
If you only nominate one school you would like to attend does that lower your chances of getting in?
marlena o’connell
01:48:32
How many people on average apply every year?
Gpotter
01:48:35
If you manage to get in, how many colleges are you offered?
Sara Matthews
01:48:41
How much does academic ability matter in the application process?
zoe and star
01:48:47
Does a parent's financial situation influence which college a student gets nominated?
Tom Shavin
01:49:14
How many applications do you get for those 80-100 in the first stage?
jed
01:49:38
how big is each year group? If you only send 10-15 to UWC in Wales where do the other applicants get chosen from?
Kristie Martins
01:49:57
How do you determine if a person is suited to a specific college?
Sophia
01:50:38
Throughout the application process will we find out which colleges are options for applicants from GB to be sent to?
Catherine Edsell
01:52:05
How many schools can we pick on our applications? Is it better to know or just to select a lot pf them.