University of California Application Workshop

Let’s Gear Up for Grad Year: Head Start for applicants headed to any of the University of California campuses

SCADDates: Wednesday August 18, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: West Vancouver

For information: please call 604.561.6407  or email:

This session is designed for soon-to-be grads who wish to jump-start their University of California application and get some of the essentials out of the way, reducing their workload once school begins. As this session is very hands-on, it is intended for students only and enrolment is limited. A laptop is required. Topics include:

  • Develop a time-line for application completion & submission
  • Complete most of the UC application
  • Brainstorm for topics for your four Insight Questions &  Add’l. Comments
  • Begin work on content and structure of essays
  • Self-report your coursework and your grades: bring along an unofficial transcript
  • Enter your accomplishments: listing activities, academic awards, leadership
  • Learn some tricks of the trade when it comes to the UC applications
  • Have fun, getting to know other outstanding seniors from various lower mainland schools.