• Posts Tagged ‘Campus Visits’

    Building A Strong College List

    by  • October 26, 2015 • Blog, College Lists • 0 Comments

    While high school seniors are wrapping up supplemental essays and preparing to submit applications, it’s time for the juniors to get their college search underway. And while it’s all well and good to like a college because you’ve been a fan of their basketball team or because one or more of your parents are...

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    Demonstrating Your Interest to Colleges – Make it Count

    by  • May 12, 2015 • Blog, Campus Visits, College Admissions, Demonstrated Interest • 0 Comments

    As I visit colleges and talk with admission counselors, it has become rather clear that how much interest an applicant shows in a school really can matter. Like anything in the college application process, applicants cannot afford to rely on doing the minimum and expect to be considered a strong applicant. Especially at the...

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    How Many Colleges You Apply To Matters

    by  • January 8, 2015 • Applications, Blog, College Admissions, College Lists, Demonstrated Interest • 0 Comments

    I often get asked the question, “How many colleges should I apply to?” I’ve heard many arguments for the “right” number of schools and, to be honest, I think it’s all a crapshoot. As every student is different in his or her abilities, profile, priorities, and goals, the right number of colleges for each...

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    Things To Pay Attention To In Your College Search

    by  • December 2, 2014 • Blog, College Admissions, College Lists • 0 Comments

    As juniors are starting their college research and considering where they might apply next year, here are some questions they should be keeping in mind: Are you familiar with your high school’s profile? Your high school’s profile contains information regarding course leveling, ranking policy, grading, weighting (or not) for grades and averages for standardized...

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