• Posts Tagged ‘Common Application’

    How Applications are Read

    by  • May 18, 2017 • Applications, Blog, College Admissions • 0 Comments

    All too often I hear students talk about their grades and test scores as they hope to gain admission to one of the super-selective colleges. And while strong grades and outstanding test scores are absolutely important aspects of the process, they are far from the only ones. Admissions counselors across the country will read...

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    Writing Your Essay For Common Application Prompt #5

    by  • July 22, 2015 • Blog, Essays • 0 Comments

    This is the final installment in a series of posts I’m doing about the Common Application essay prompts. Now that summer is here, it’s a great time to work on your essay so that you can take your time, let your mind wander and put together something that truly compliments your applications. I’ve already...

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    Writing Your Essay For Common Application Prompt #4

    by  • July 16, 2015 • Blog, Essays • 0 Comments

    This is the fourth installment in a series of posts I’m doing about the Common Application essay prompts. Now that summer is here, it’s a great time to work on your essay so that you can take your time, let your mind wander and put together something that truly compliments your applications. I’ve already...

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    Writing Your Essay For Common Application Prompt #2

    by  • July 10, 2015 • Blog, Essays • 0 Comments

    This is the second installment in a series of posts I’m doing about the Common Application essay prompts. Now that summer is here, it’s a great time to work on your essay so that you can take your time, let your mind wander and put together something that truly compliments your applications. Last week...

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