High School Academic Counselor

Greetings from Skylar Hong, High School Academic Counselor

Dear all,

It is my pleasure to work with our lovely students. My main responsibility is to advise and assist high school students with college application process and career goals. I also help students choose courses in order to fulfil university admission requirement and serve as a gatekeeper of students’ academic records. If you have any questions about your future goals or you simply need some help to start, just stop by my office.

Skylar Hong

Useful Links for College Application

If you are still looking for your major, you can take a personality test to know more about your interest. https://www.16personalities.com/free-personality-test

American University in Cairo

Available Undergraduate Majors: http://catalog.aucegypt.edu/content.php?catoid=25&navoid=1180

Undergraduate Degree Requirements: http://www.aucegypt.edu/admissions/undergraduate/how-apply#undergrad-requirements

School of Science and Engineering Requirements: https://documents.aucegypt.edu/Docs/admissions_undergrad_req/Sci%20%20Eng.%20Requirement%20October%202016.pdf

Application Document Checklist: https://www.applyweb.com/auc/pdf/Auc15ApplicationChecklist.pdf

German University in Cairo

Available Undergraduate Majors: http://www.guc.edu.eg/en/academic_programs/programs/

Undergraduate Degree Requirements: http://www.guc.edu.eg/en/admission/undergraduate/requirements_credentials.aspx

Application Procedures: http://www.guc.edu.eg/en/admission/undergraduate/steps_procedures.aspx

Universities in UK

How to Search for Universities and Their Requirements: http://search.ucas.com/

Where to Start My Application: https://www.ucas.com/ucas/undergraduate/register

How to Start My Motivation Letter: https://www.ucas.com/ucas/undergraduate/getting-started/when-apply/writing-ucas-undergraduate-personal-statement

When is Application Deadline: January 15th for most major with the exception of Medicine. Medicine major deadline varies by different universities.

Universities in the U.S.

Although universities in the U.S. do not use the same application system, more and more universities choose to use CommonApplication.

How to Search for Universities and Their Requirements: http://www.collegeconfidential.com/college_search/

Where to Start with CommonApplication: https://apply.commonapp.org/createaccount

There is no unified deadline and requirement for universities in the U.S. You can stop by my office to search for details of each university you are interested in.