Tag: Applications

10 Tips For Dealing with Common App Glitches
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10 Tips For Dealing with Common App Glitches

Road2College Road2College- October 27, 2019 0

For anyone applying to college, dealing with the Common Application can be stressful. To help alleviate any pressures inflicted by Common App glitches, here is ... 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

Explaining Blemishes On A College Application
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Explaining Blemishes On A College Application

Road2College Road2College- July 2, 2019 0

From time to time, we hear from parents whose students have a mar on their high school transcripts and want to know how to address ... Read More

The Black Box Of College Admissions Cracked Open?
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The Black Box Of College Admissions Cracked Open?

Road2College Road2College- December 27, 2014 0

What goes on behind the closed doors of admissions offices has mystified students, parents, school counselors, and the media for years. The holistic process of ... Read More

Is Your Student Angular Enough For College Admissions?
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Is Your Student Angular Enough For College Admissions?

Road2College Road2College- August 11, 2014 0

  In the early eighties, when I applied, the buzzword for college acceptance was “well-rounded,” which referred to a student who participated in many different ... Read More

Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?
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Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?

Road2College Road2College- June 16, 2014 0

Sit in on any college information session and you will invariably hear the admissions representative say they are looking for students with passion. Not only ... Read More

What I Would Have Done Differently Applying To College
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What I Would Have Done Differently Applying To College

Allison Schwartz Allison Schwartz- April 20, 2014 0

Almost all my friends have decided where they will be going to college next year. So it’s time to pass on my bits of advice ... Read More

Regular Decision Deadlines Extended
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Regular Decision Deadlines Extended

Road2College Road2College- January 5, 2014 0

Once again the new Common App could not handle the rush of students trying to submit applications. The first problems showed up during the early ... Read More

Last Minute Deadline Changes
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Last Minute Deadline Changes

Road2College Road2College- November 5, 2013 0

As the November 1st deadline came and went, several colleges extended their deadlines at the last minute. Students and guidance counselors who continue to deal ... Read More

List of Delayed Admissions Deadlines
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List of Delayed Admissions Deadlines

Road2College Road2College- October 24, 2013 0

As a follow-up to our notice of the Common Application's apology, we felt it was important for students, parents, and schools to have a list ... Read More