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Admissions Survival Kit Tool #3: Five Steps to a Head-Turning Resume

You’ve got the right experiences and activities, but how do you make sure admissions officers, [...]

Admissions Survival Kit Tool #2: Which Extracurricular Activities Do Colleges Want to See?

Sorry, wrong question! But we knew it would get your attention because that’s the question [...]

Admissions Survival Kit Tool #1: Defining Your Interests for Admissions Success

Feeling pressure to know what your major will be? Not sure if your resume is [...]

How do you get students to write amazing admissions essays?

It is always such a treat to share my practice with other editors. That’s because [...]

Start early and finish big: Your ideal admissions calendar for success!

If you’re a high school junior or a parent of a high school junior, the [...]

Worth the Rush? The Race to Early Acceptance at Elite Schools

Have you been considering applying Early Action or Early Decision to your choice university? Consider [...]

Will Offbeat Hobbies Hurt or Help Your Application?

How much time should you devote to your passion for didgeridoo-playing, Tuscarora-speaking, or capoeira so [...]

School Selection: The Key to a Brilliant Future (Plus Sample Perfect School List)

Admissions time is here and you want to get into the best school possible. Decisions, [...]

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