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Ace your college application
01/12/2017 14:43:11 - (David)
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The first thing you need to do is take the same holistic view of your application that the school’s admissions committee will take. Inventory your strengths and weaknesses and determine their priorities. You have limited space and can’t afford to take a “shot gun” approach by trying to cover everything.
The "Why are You Applying to Our College?" Essay
12/21/2016 16:18:34 - (David)
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The admission committee wants to know why you believe you are a good match with their college. They are looking for insight for the following three things:
Don't Miss Our January Newsletter!
12/16/2016 09:56:55 - (David)
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This edition of our free, monthly newsletter will be released on Monday, January 2 and include these items:
Video: Taking a Gap Year Before Starting College
Early Admissions Snapshot
College Students Acknowledge Borrowing Too Much
AdmissionsBoards.com College Post of the Month
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Maintaining good behavior once you're in college
12/09/2016 14:35:48 - (David)
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Princeton University just suspended its men's swim team for inappropriate material posted to an email list. Please remember to maintain good behavior after you're admitted. It doesn't matter if it's a "tradition" that's been in place for whatever period of time. At some point, it's going to be uncovered and getting unceremoniously kicked out of a top school is probably going to end up being worse than having never gotten admitted in the first place.
UW Madison tuition follow up
|12/09/2016 14:38:34 - (David)|
The proposal to raise out-of-state tuition at UW Madison was approved. As a result, the annual nonresident undergraduate tuition will jump 12% from $31,523 to $35,523 by the 2018 fall semester. Tuition increases at the professional schools will be even larger.