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Sophie Gray

What to do if you’ve been deferred

December 13, 2019, Posted In Admissions Strategy
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Deferrals and rejections are an unfortunate part of the college application process that high school seniors will confront each year. While we encourage families to hope for the best, it’s equally important to be prepared for an unfavorable decision following Early Decision/Early Action applications. Here are some useful tips for students whose early applications have been deferred: Keep your head … Continue reading What to do if you’ve been deferred

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The Brown University supplemental essays 2019

August 14, 2019, Posted In Supplemental essays
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Brown University presents applicants with prompts to three supplemental essay questions. Here are some tips at how you can answer each one: Brown’s Open Curriculum allows students to explore broadly while also diving deeply into their academic pursuits. Tell us about an academic interest (or interests) that excites you, and how you might use the … Continue reading The Brown University supplemental essays 2019

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The Yale University supplemental essays 2019

August 14, 2019, Posted In Supplemental essays
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Here’s a look at how students can successfully answer Yale’s supplemental essay questions: Students at Yale have plenty of time to explore their academic interests before committing to one or more major fields of study. Many students either modify their original academic direction or change their minds entirely. As of this moment, what academic areas … Continue reading The Yale University supplemental essays 2019

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