University of Chicago and Cornell University Joint Admissions Info Session at the Center in Beijing

  • Michelle Trimpe, Assistant Director of Admissions at the University of Chicago, speaks with prospective students and families.

  • Well over 150 participants attend the joint admissions information session, bringing a full house to the Center in Beijing.

  • A prospective student asks about the required essays for college applications at the two universities.

October 9, 2019

On Monday, October 7, 2019, the University of Chicago and Cornell University held a joint undergraduate admissions information session at the Center in Beijing. Led by University of Chicago Assistant Director of Admissions Michelle Trimpe and Cornell University Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions Kyle Downy, the session provided prospective students and families with the opportunity to learn more about each school and ask questions about the admissions process. The event was well-attended, with well over 150 participants, bringing a full house to the Center in Beijing.

After the session at the Center in Beijing, the admissions officers will move on to other cities throughout China, including Shanghai, Chengdu, and Ningbo. Some of these sessions can be found on the admissions website.