Mr. Stuart Schmill
ISH welcomed Stuart Schmill, Dean of Admissions at MIT who gave an overview of the admissions process and the profile of the ideal candidate for US colleges and universities.
Expert Stuart Schmill explained the steps towards a successful college application and in particular for the MIT. His visit was sponsored by the US State Department (Office of Overseas Schools) and the College Board.
The topics he covered included:
• How do I select a college or university in the USA
• Application process and deadlines
• How to prepare for a successful admission
• Importance of the college essay and personal statement, standardized tests (SAT), extra curricular activities, references and interviews
• Financial aid