Teo Salgado presents on a range of university and independent school admissions topics. Presentations are designed to serve as a blueprint for families and students to engage in a rational, reflective school search and admissions application process. All presentations may be customized to address audience specific needs.
Public Presentation: Oakville, ON
October 19, October 25
Public Presentation: Mississauga, ON
September 26, September 28, November 14
Backpack to Briefcase: University of Toronto
Public Presentations: Istanbul, TUR
October 3 to October 11
If you’re unable to join us in person, contact Selva Akinci to schedule an in person meeting.
Recent international presentations:
Public Events in Istanbul, TUR
May 27 and May 30
Conference talk in Long Beach, CA
Some of the topics we cover:
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL INTERVIEWS: TIPS FOR SUCCESS
Interviews are an important element of the school application process. Understanding their purpose can help students ace the interview. In this presentation, we review commonly asked questions and offer tips on how your student too can interview with confidence.
WRITING THE APPLICATION ESSAY: THINGS EVERY INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SHOULD REMEMBER
A critical component of a holistic evaluation process, application essays are your best chance to introduce yourself to the admissions committee. They present a great opportunity to let your awesome personality shine through. Learn how brainstorming and planning can help you put your best forward.
APPLYING TO CANADIAN UNIVERSITIES: THE ADMISSIONS PROCESS
With fewer options, and a leaner application process than most universities
south of the border, Canadian admission processes can appear relatively straightforward. The landscape, however, is changing. This overview highlights changes and shows how you can gain a competitive edge.
APPLYING TO SELECTIVE U.S. UNIVERSITIES: THE ADMISSIONS PROCESS
International students often underestimate the amount of time needed to apply for admission to a university or college in the United States. This presentation provides tips, tools and advice to make the university search and application experience easier on you as well as on your family.
STUDYING IN THE U.S.: A GUIDE FOR FINANCING YOUR STUDIES
Learn how to finance your undergraduate studies at American universities and colleges. We discuss cost of attendance, athletic and other merit scholarships,
and review universities and organizations that offer financial aid to international students. We also reveal special programs that can make studying in the U.S.
STUDENT-ATHLETES: NAVIGATING THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS
During the university search and application process, student-athletes must consider many
more variables than a typical student.This presentation provides a better understanding of the student-athlete recruitment process as well as what you must do to get on coaches’ radars.
MAKING A MATCH: RANKINGS AND UNIVERSITY FIT
Students are more likely to succeed in university the closer the match between their personality, area of study, and educational setting. We review some of the factors you should consider as you search for the ideal school.
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