Wed, Aug 09|
Applying to the University of Texas at Austin
Date & Time
Aug 09, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
About the Event
Hook ‘em horns! Are you a high school student interested in applying to The University of Texas at Austin? Do you want to learn about the most recent trends in admissions, particularly within the STEM majors, and the strategies to apply for these competitive programs? Register today for Access College America’s college planning presentation on “Applying to The University of Texas at Austin!”
In this presentation, we will discuss how to highlight your strengths by delving into activity list building. Recommendations for research, internships, and summer planning will be provided. We will also discuss the role of testing, test planning, and timing. We will explain UT’s holistic review process. We will share tips for academic planning and how sequencing your classes strategically matters. Additionally, we will discuss the importance of demonstrating a fit-to-major in your application, specifically for STEM majors. We will offer a Q & A session for any questions attendees may have about applying to the University of Texas.
Our goal is to provide you with the tools and knowledge necessary to submit a competitive application to the University of Texas at Austin. Join us and start your journey toward a burnt orange future!
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Jenn Atkinson, M.Ed.
College Consultant Associate
Access College America
Jenn is a licensed school counselor with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree from The University of Texas at Austin and a Master's Degree in Education from Lamar University. Jenn has worked in education full time for over 13 years in various roles and has served as a school counselor for the past 7 years. Jenn has a passion for challenging scholars to explore different career paths and concentrations to find the best college fit for them!
Jenn has lived in Texas her whole life and currently resides north of Austin with her wife and three kids. After she graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, Jenn loved everything Austin had to offer that she never moved back to the DFW area.
Jenn is currently a Lead Counselor at a high school north of Austin where she leads the guidance of over 2200 students through rigorous academic programs such as Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate, as well as career and college exploration. Jenn has experience in providing guidance for admission to several highly selective schools in the state of Texas and across the nation.
Outside of work, Jenn has a 1 year old daughter and 3 and 5 year old sons who keep her very busy at home! She considers her family to be a sports loving group, so whether it be attending her wife’s volleyball games, son’s t-ball games, or rooting for her favorite Longhorns or Dallas sports teams, you can often find Jenn and her family in the stands cheering somewhere!
Not able to attend this webinar but want information about college planning services? Click here to schedule a 30-minute consultation today!