Gateway students can earn University Credits up to a year through the University of Arizona Early University Program while doing their AL

Gateway College is proud to announce the launch of the University of Arizona Early University Program in Sri Lanka through which students are able to complete up to 30 credits that will make them eligible to apply for credit transfer to the second year of undergraduate study while they study for ALs. The credits that are earned will be accepted by not only the University of Arizona but other US universities as well at the discretion of the receiving university.

This exciting programme is offered by the University of Arizona Academy (UArizona Academy) to academically talented high school students for them to enroll in a carefully curated set of online college courses alongside UArizona undergraduate students. After completing 15 units, students will be invited to apply for degree-seeking status to continue taking courses towards a U.S. degree. The curriculum is delivered in asynchronous mode using the Desire to Learn (D2L) platform alongside other first year Undergraduate majors at the University of Arizona main campus.

Benefits of joining the UArizona Academy Program:

  • Significant competitive advantage in College Selection Process
  • Students receive an official University of Arizona transcript, and may transfer and continue their undergraduate education at the University of Arizona or at another U.S. university.
  • Opportunity to learn from world class Professors
  • Gateway College will designate a High School teacher who serves as the local academic advocate.
  • Lower cost of study and reduced duration to complete a degree
  • Exciting exploratory courses in a broad range of subjects. Build your knowledge in a subject that already interests you or explore new fields that may inspire you to learn something new.
  • Students earning a 3.0 GPA on six or more units may be considered for the prestigious UArizona Academy Scholars merit award, which can be used to attend UArizona in Tucson, Arizona, USA. Students are eligible to get scholarships up to $12,500 per annum.

Founded in 1885, the University of Arizona (UOA) is a globally recognised university. It is recognised as one of the top public research institutions in the state, based in Tucson. University of Arizona's is ranked among the Top 100 in the world – U.S. News and World Report, Best Global Universities.

Gateway students enter the best Universities worldwide

Gateway students continue to secure admission to the most prestigious universities in the USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, New Zealand and Japan with scores of students currently studying in the top 200 Universities - based on the Times Higher Education World University ranking. Most recently, a few Gateway students entered the world’s most prestigious seats of learning that include Stanford, MIT and Dartmouth in the USA and Cambridge in the UK. There are also many students who have received handsome scholarships, some up to 100% from very reputed Universities.

It is heartening to see many Gateway students entering the most sought-after institutions of higher learning that include the 8 Universities in the IVY League in the USA, 24 Universities in the Russell Group in the UK, the Go8 (Group of Eight Universities) in Australia and the U15 (Fifteen Canadian Public Research Universities) in Canada.

Among the popular destinations of Gateway students are:

  • Stanford University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • University of Cambridge
  • University of California, Berkley
  • University of Chicago
  • Imperial College London
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • UCL (London)
  • Columbia University
  • University of Toronto
  • National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • New York University (NYU)
  • University of Edinburgh
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Hong Kong (HKU)
  • McGill University
  • University of Manchester
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Sydney
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Australian National University (ANU)
  • Monash University
  • University of Amsterdam
  • UNSW Sydney
  • Utrecht University
  • University of Warwick
  • Delft University of Technology
  • Purdue University West Lafayette
  • Dartmouth College

Getting three students into Stanford within a short period of time augurs well for Gateway College. Stanford receives 45,000 applications each year and only 5% of those applicants are accepted into the university. In total, companies founded by Stanford affiliates and alumni generate more than $2.7 trillion annual revenue, which would be the 10th largest economy in the world. These companies include Google, Nike, Netflix, Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, Instagram and Charles Schwab. Stanford alumni also have founded nonprofit organizations like Kiva and SIRUM. The first American woman to go into space is also an alumnus of Stanford. Since opening in 1891, Stanford counts 19 Nobel laureates within its community today. Breakthroughs at Stanford include the first successful heart-lung transplant, the debut of the computer mouse, and the development of digital music.

Gateway’s focus on academic success supplemented by co-curricular activities, work experience, volunteering, social service and the development of key skills that foster creativity, critical thinking, communication and collaboration has without doubt contributed towards its students being accepted into these prestigious seats of learning.

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