Tianyu (Tiffany) Chu

Knox Senior Class President Tiffany Chu Receives Early Decision Acceptance to Top-Ranking Women’s College

The Knox School is pleased to announce Senior Class President Tianyu (Tiffany) Chu has received an Early Decision acceptance to Wellesley College, one of the most academically challenging institutions of higher education in the country. Wellesley College is widely acknowledged as the nation's top women’s college and is currently ranked #3 in National Liberal Arts Colleges.

Tiffany arrived as a boarding student from Beijing, China in the eighth grade. Since her arrival, she has excelled in most academic subjects, and actively participates in extracurricular activities and clubs such as the Science Club, Math Club, and World Cultures Club, and plays on the Varsity Tennis team. She will join the freshman class at Wellesley College in the Fall of 2018, and plans to pursue studies in Political Science and Economics. Tiffany’s passion to influence the world around her will flourish at an institution like Wellesley.

Head of School Kristen Tillona-Baker states “We are proud of the accomplishments of this bright and talented young woman. With all of the attention that women’s issues have received in the media over recent months, Knox is honored that Tiffany has accepted a place within the freshman class of this most prominent women's college. We are confident that she will make a remarkable impact on both her gender and society as a whole .”