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How to start writing your college essay

May 31, 2019, Posted In Application Essay
Stephen

The Common Application does not go live until August 1, but students should begin working on their admissions essays now. If students are applying to colleges or universities accepting the Common Application the essays will remain the same as last year. Those questions include: Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is … Continue reading How to start writing your college essay

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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 … Continue reading User beware! Five social media tips for college applicants

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What to expect from the SAT reading section

January 5, 2016, Posted In College Admissions
Marc

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 … Continue reading What to expect from the SAT reading section

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