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College Admissions

AcceptU’s Webinar Series 2016

January 29, 2016, Posted In College Admissions
Stephen

AcceptU is proud to continue its webinar series for 2016! Access is complimentary for current AcceptU families. All others can attend individual webinars for $15/webinar. Alternatively, AcceptU offers a subscription to both of its remaining webinars, as well as a recording of our first three webinars for $60 total. Click here to purchase a subscription. Past […]

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User beware! Five social media tips for college applicants

January 21, 2016, Posted In Admissions Strategy
Stephen

It was recently reported that, in a survey of college admissions officers, 40% of respondents admit that they check applicants’ social media profiles during the decision-making process, and approximately one in three admissions officers search online to find out more information on applicants. What are admissions officers trying to determine about applicants? Perhaps they want […]

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What to expect from the SAT reading section

January 5, 2016, Posted In College Admissions
Aidan

With the next available SAT testing date fast approaching (January 23rd), students taking the exam should be well underway in their preparation and study. To help your child maximize his or her score, let’s breakdown some keys to success when it comes to reading comprehension: First and foremost, it’s important to remember that every question […]

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Evaluating student characteristics

December 10, 2015, Posted In College Admissions
Aidan

According to the National Association for College Admission Counseling’s (NACAC) 2013 “Admissions Trends Survey” there are seven prominent student characteristics that are most highly valued by admission offices across the U.S. While the evaluation process is different for each school, this will help you and your child better understand which factors within a student’s profile […]

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