Beyond UA

Beyond UA


For College Representatives


Lauren Carney
Director of Counseling

302.658.7158, ext. 6276

Erin Barillare
Upper School Counselor

302.658.7158, ext. 6239

Erika Leighton
Counseling Administrative Assistant

302.658.7158, ext. 6227

Class of 2020’s College Awards & Acceptances

  • 38 graduates received 149 college acceptances and will attend 24 colleges and universities
  • Awarded $4,991,876 in academic scholarships and grants
  • Average scholarship award per student – more than $131,000
  • 5,075 hours of community service
  • Average community service hours per student – 134
  • 80% of graduates were accepted to their first choice college;
  • 81% are attending their first choice
  • 46% of graduates are pursuing a degree in STEM related major
  • 9 committed to play a Division I, II, or III college sport
  • 1 QuestBridge Scholar Award Winner
  • 1 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Finalist

Below are just a few of the key experiences you will experience as a Ursuline Academy graduate:

  • Throughout the school year, Ursuline Academy hosts approximately 100 college representatives from across the country and abroad. Upper School students are encouraged to meet with these representatives to get a more in depth understanding of the colleges they are interested in.
  • Every five years, graduating classes of Ursuline Academy are invited back to celebrate reunions. The alumnae reconnect with old friends and get to experience exciting new changes to campus during a fun-filled weekend.
  • Every January, the graduates from the previous year are invited back to campus to share their first semester college experience with members of the current senior class.

Below is a sampling of our College Acceptances.