College Acceptances Highlight the Diversity and Success of UNIS Students
College Acceptances Highlight the Diversity and Success of UNIS Students

With studies showing that by the end of the decade two-thirds of jobs will require education and training beyond high school, getting accepted into the right college or university is more critical than ever before.

Given the importance of higher education, and as a testament to the hard work and dedication of our students, we are proud to announce our graduating class so far has been accepted to prestigious colleges and universities in the U.S., United Kingdom, and Canada. Among the schools our students have been accepted into include Harvard, St. Andrews, Duke, McGill University, the University of Michigan, and King's College.

"Once again this year UNIS celebrates the university admission decisions of all our students. We are pleased that a number of students are already in the happy position of receiving positive news from universities in a number of countries," said the UNIS College Office Team. "We look forward to celebrating more good news in the months to come and reviewing university options with students."

The department is proud to announce students were accepted into the following U.S. schools:

  • Bard College
  • Barnard College
  • Bates College
  • Beloit College
  • Clark University
  • Colgate University
  • Duke University
  • Emerson College
  • Fordham University
  • Hartwick College
  • Harvard University
  • Harvey Mudd College
  • Haverford College
  • Indiana University - Bloomington
  • Ithaca College
  • Lynn University
  • New York Institute of Technology
  • NYU (Art & Sciences; Steinhardt School)
  • Northeastern University
  • Oberlin College
  • Occidental College
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Pitzer College
  • Pomona College
  • Quinnipiac University
  • Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
  • State University of New York (SUNY) - Buffalo, New Paltz, Potsdam
  • Stony Brook University
  • Swarthmore College
  • Trinity College
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Colorado - Boulder
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Washington U. St. Louis
  • Wesleyan University
  • Willamette University

"The impressive acceptance list we have seen so far for the class of 2017 speaks highly to the level of preparation of UNIS students, as well as to the depth of their interests, passions, and extra-curricular commitments," stated Antoine Delaitre, Tutorial House Principal. "More than anything else, we're proud to know that a new generation of student activists from UNIS will be joining these prestigious institutions in the United States and abroad, and will be contributing to making a Better World."

While most UNIS graduates attend college in the U.S., almost 30 percent of students attend school outside of America. So far this year a number of students were accepted into some of the top schools in the United Kingdom and Canada. These schools include:

  • Aberystwyth University
  • Aston University
  • Bangor University
  • Bishop's University
  • Cardiff University
  • King's College
  • McGill University
  • Queen's University
  • Royal Holloway, University of London
  • School of Oriental and African Studies
  • Swansea University
  • St. Francis Xavier University
  • Trent University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University College London
  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of East Anglia
  • University of Birmingham
  • University of Bristol
  • University of Dundee
  • University of Edinburgh
  • University of Essex
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Lancaster
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Leicester
  • University of Nottingham
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Sheffield
  • University of Southampton
  • University of St. Andrews
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Warwick

This year's list was not only reflects the hard work our students but of the entire UNIS community of faculty, counselors, and staff. Their success is shown in the diversity of colleges and universities around the world they have helped prepare students for over the years. In addition to the schools listed this year, UNIS graduates currently attend schools such as Ashesi University, Jacobs University, Kaist University, Oxford, Sciences Po, Universidad Nove de Lisboa, and Waseda University.

The list was updated on February 22, 2017. As more acceptance come in we will update this article.