Hoos “‘Hoos” emerged as an equally commonly accepted nickname on the university Grounds (campus) and in student publications. In recent years, the Hoos nickname has become a nickname used by students and recent alumni of the University, and it is also commonly used in the media in reference to U.Va.
The College of William and Mary is unique in that we have the oldest academic building that is still in use: the Wren Building. Religion classes are held in Wren, along with a few others I believe. If you’re lucky, you can even get a chance to study there during finals. Makes going to school…
The interview is an optional component to the application, and the absence of an interview will in no way be a disadvantage in the application process. Join us for a virtual interview conducted by one of our William & Mary Senior Interviewers. Sign up for an interview today!
We require one recommendation from your school counselor and one from a teacher of a core academic subject so that we can learn more about your school performance. While you are welcome to submit an extra recommendation, we prefer letters that provide insight into your classroom style.
How UVA Rates Applicants. UVA rates six factors as “very important” to the admissions process: rigor of high school course load, class rank, GPA, recommendation letters, character/personal qualities, and state residency (again, being from VA is a major advantage).Sep 11, 2020
The campus is beautiful, the coursework is challenging, and the students at UVA are brilliant. What’s unique about the University of Virginia is the rich history that can be found all over grounds, the diverse student body that occupies this University, and the cool traditions.
William & Mary only has one supplemental essay! And it’s optional! William & Mary may refer to this essay as an “optional opportunity,” but take a closer look. The prompt is all about the things that make you stand out — and there is no way a bare minimum application is going to stand out…
University of Virginia Supplemental Essay Prompts Option A: What’s your favorite word and why? Option B: We are a community with quirks, both in language and in traditions. Option C: Student self-governance, which encourages student investment and initiative, is a hallmark of the UVA culture. Option D: Aug 5, 2020