Hong Kong International School guidance counsellor Madeleine McGarrity with student Changwook Shim. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Hong Kong International School guidance counsellor Madeleine McGarrity with student Changwook Shim. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Why US universities are changing what they look for in students, and how Asians are affected

A growing number of America’s elite universities are looking at more than just test scores when determining admission, instead focusing on attributes such as altruism and passion for worthwhile causes

Hong Kong International School guidance counsellor Madeleine McGarrity with student Changwook Shim. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Hong Kong International School guidance counsellor Madeleine McGarrity with student Changwook Shim. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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