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Congratulations to our Resilient Graduating Class!

We are proud of the many and varied accomplishments of the Class of 2020. Here we celebrate their academic success as we wish them well on their future learning journeys. 

Members of the Class of 2020 gained acceptance to a wide range of colleges and universities throughout the world; the extensive list includes 255 institutions located in 18 countries. Over 85% secured places in their first-choice university or college and our graduates’ accomplishments include 61 scholarship offers from top-tier establishments in the US, the UK, and the EU.

Of the 107 TASIS England graduates, 96% intend to continue their studies in the autumn and have chosen to attend 65 different institutions – 35 in the US, 20 in the UK, and 10 located in other countries including Canada, Italy, Mexico, The Netherlands, and Spain.

A total of 31 students will move on to 20 universities that are ranked in the top 100 of the Times Higher Education 2020 World University Rankings. The list of highly rated institutions that will welcome TASIS England graduates in the fall includes:

  • University of Oxford (ranked #1)
  • University of Chicago (#9)
  • Imperial College London (#10)
  • University of Pennsylvania (#11)
  • Johns Hopkins University (#12)
  • University College London (#15)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (#17)
  • University of Toronto (#18)
  • London School of Economics and Political Science (#27)
  • University of Edinburgh (#30)
  • King's College London (#36)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (#38)
  • McGill University (#42)

The class also includes students who will go on to serve their country after studying at the US Coast Guard Academy and the US Naval Academy, as well as talented artists and performers who will attend the University of the Arts London, The New School, Parsons School of Design, and the New York Film Academy.

You can see the full list of university destinations HERE.

We are grateful for the dedication and hard work of the TASIS England faculty and the guidance provided by our College Counselors, all of whom worked tirelessly with the students to help them realize their ambitions.

Reflecting on the success of TASIS England’s Class of 2020, Head of School Bryan Nixon commented: “We feel privileged to have played our part in the learning journeys of such an intelligent and ambitious group of students. By nurturing their intellectual curiosity and inspiring them to become internationally minded, we have facilitated their determination and drive to choose the right pathway for life-long learning and to fulfill their potential. Not only have they achieved placements at top-tier universities and colleges around the world, but they have also chosen institutions that match their own learning and aspirations for their future. We’re excited for them as they take their next steps.”