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The best way to support your point is through the use of supporting evidence. This enables you to “show” your best attributes rather than “tell.”

Making the Most of the Activities Section

The Strategy Behind the Scenes The activities section of the Common Application (and most university-specific applications) is a vital opportunity to showcase your achievements and commitments outside of class. While listing...

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Myth of the well rounded college applicant

The Myth of the Well-Rounded Applicant

“Colleges want well-rounded students.”  This fatal myth leads college applicants to rejection every year. While this misconception makes intuitive sense, the truth is that admissions officers are trying to put together...

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Understanding Yourself

Why is understanding yourself before you start your application? Before embarking on your college application, you should reflect on yourself, your passions, and your goals. While your goals and vision of...

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Filling Out Your Common Application

The Road to Completeing the Common Application Preliminary Preparation Before beginning the Common Application, you will need to create a password and username. If you are still using that Hannah Montana-themed email address...

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