Summer is officially over, which means the return of school work, extracurricular activities, and after-school jobs. For rising high school seniors, there’s also the looming task of writing college admissions essays. 759 more words
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A great commentary on the Common App and why to get your applications done asap! Click here to read.
It is important to plan these three months carefully so that you can make the best use of your preparation time, and ultimately submit the applications to U.S. 854 more words
Many colleges ask the question, “Why us?” as part of the college admissions process. The question is asked differently by the colleges, but the idea behind the question is always the same: why us? 642 more words
Some years ago, I worked in an office where the majority of my colleagues were also twenty-something alumni of universities highly ranked by U.S. News. One of my closest confidantes in that office was, however, a woman in her early forties who was taking evening courses at National Louis University for her first degree. 1,243 more words