Category: Essays

College Essay Topics You’ll Want to Avoid
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College Essay Topics You’ll Want to Avoid

Liam Gaughan Liam Gaughan- November 4, 2020 0

Students preparing to get into college are naturally going to be pitted against each other in a game of stats. GPAs, class ranks, and scores ... Read More

What Should You Put in a Brag Sheet for College?
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What Should You Put in a Brag Sheet for College?

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- August 7, 2020 0

The brag sheet is an integral piece of the college application process yet, it's not talked about often enough. For many, its exact role in ... Read More

Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing College Essay Topics
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Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing College Essay Topics

Randy Levin Randy Levin- June 7, 2020 0

It is important to first understand the purpose of the college application essay. Simply put, essays help the admissions office evaluate your potential to fit ... Read More

What the Pros Know: Which Type of College Consultant Can Help?
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What the Pros Know: Which Type of College Consultant Can Help?

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- June 1, 2020 0

  Have you noticed how many college consultants there are in the college admissions and finance area? It’s great because you can get almost any ... Read More

Use the Secrets of Screenwriting to Write Your College Essay
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Use the Secrets of Screenwriting to Write Your College Essay

Ethan Sawyer Ethan Sawyer- June 1, 2020 0

The perfect time for students to start writing college essays is NOW! It may sound like a broken record, but encouraging students to start early ... Read More

Common App Essay Tips That Really Work
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Common App Essay Tips That Really Work

Nancy L. Wolf Nancy L. Wolf- April 1, 2020 0

Does the prospect of writing your Common App essay fill you with fear? You are not alone.  In the ten years I’ve worked with high ... Read More

Colleges Without Supplemental Essays
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Colleges Without Supplemental Essays

Annie Burdick Annie Burdick- March 19, 2020 0

You’re ready to apply for colleges, and perhaps you’ve already begun the process of selecting your preferred schools and filling in their long applications. No ... Read More

Chasing Merit Scholarships? Here’s a High School Junior Year Checklist to Start Following
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Chasing Merit Scholarships? Here’s a High School Junior Year Checklist to Start Following

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- December 4, 2019 0

If you have a high school junior and you’re wondering what they should be doing regarding college admissions, this post is for you. I have ... Read More

How Do You Write A Supplemental Essay?
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How Do You Write A Supplemental Essay?

Road2College Road2College- October 18, 2019 0

What Is A Supplemental Essay? In addition to the main personal statement for the Common Application and/or Coalition Application many schools include their own school-specific ... Read More

Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes
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Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 15, 2019 0

One of the most exciting times in a teenager’s life is when they decide to start applying for college. It also can be one of ... Read More

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