College Preparation

Abu Dhabi International School > College Preparation
College prep advisor of Abu Dhabi International School

Ms Manal Obeid

College Prep Advisor
MBZ & AD Campus

Paving the path to a bright future for our students

How we help our students prep

College selection

Helping students find the right college for them by identifying their strengths, interests, and goals, and then using this information to create a tailored list of colleges that will meet their needs and help them achieve success.

Application assistance

Guiding students through the college application process, including completing the Common Application, writing personal statements, and securing letters of recommendation.

Test preparation

Offering test preparation services to help students improve their scores on standardized tests such as the SAT, ACT, and AP exams.

Financial aid and scholarship support

Assisting families with the financial aid process, including helping students find and apply for scholarships.

Essay review

Providing essay review services to help students improve their writing and effectively communicate their unique stories.

Family and parent alignment

Engaging with and coaching parents about the college application process, providing advice about the best options for their children, aligning expectations in the best interests of the child, and offering advice on the best way to support their children.

Over 4000 graduates and 100% university placements

  • New York University
  • Georgetown University
  • Rutgers University
  • Duke University
  • Cornell University
  • Stanford University
  • University of Calgary
  • McMaster University
  • University of Alberta
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Toronto
  • McGill University
  • St. Andrews University
  • Imperial College London
  • Cardiff University
  • Kings College London
  • London School of Economics
  • Cambridge University
  • University of Balamand
  • Lebanese American University
  • Notre Dame University
  • American University of Beirut
  • Khalifa University
  • Sorbonne University
  • New York University

We’re proud to say that AIS has been recognized by ADEK to have one of the highest rates of admission amongst Abu Dhabi schools to top-tier universities worldwide.