What to Do If You’ve Been Deferred – College Admissions

Happy new year and congratulations to those who have just finished submitting all of their college applications. We understand better than most the work that you put in to make them shine. Today, we'd like to discuss what to do after you've been deferred in the college admissions process. If you fall into this category, [...]

How to Write College Supplemental Essays

College supplemental essays are upon us! First-round applications are due in less than two months. If you haven't already, it's time to get started on the supplemental essays for your college list. Why start so early? It's important that you give yourself enough time to get organized and process your thoughts. We typically recommend that [...]

Common Application 2021-2022: What’s New and What to Do.

Common Application 2021-2022: What's New and What to Do. The new Common Application (2021-2022) was released on Sunday. What does that mean for your college admissions process? Is there anything you should be doing now? Were there any changes to the application? Let's go over answers to all of these questions so you can move [...]

Letters of Recommendation for College Admissions

Today, we'll be talking about letters of recommendation for college admissions. If you're wondering what they are and how to get them, you're in the right place. What is a letter of recommendation for college admissions? Letters of recommendation are letters written by your teachers, coaches, advisors, bosses, or anybody who has supervised you in [...]

How to Write📝 Your College Resume

Today, we'll be going over high school resumes. What are they, why are they useful, and how do you craft one? What is a high school resume and why is it useful? High school resumes are a powerful tool that give universities a snapshot of your awards, volunteering, and extracurricular activities. Here, you can write [...]

How to Write📝 Your Personal Statement (New Common App Essay Prompts)

The 2021-2022 Common App Essay prompts are available for students to begin reviewing. In today's post, we will go over some tips for crafting the perfect personal statement. First, let's see the prompts! Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. [...]

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