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NEWSLETTER – Edition 60

BECAUSE CREATING A COLLEGE LIST REQUIRES SOME BASIC INFO. The search begins with a draft of dream colleges. Narrowing those dreams to a manageable list requires some basic information:  🔹 Location🔹 Distance from Home 🔹 Size 🔹 Cost🔹 Degree programs Then, there are other aspects to consider:🔹 Leadership Opportunities🔹 Clubs🔹 Greek Life🔹 Religious Opportunities🔹 Study Abroad🔹 Research… Continue reading NEWSLETTER – Edition 60

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NEWSLETTER – Edition 14

THE KEYS TO SUCCESS ARE FAIRLY STRAIGHT-FORWARD This week I finally got that chance to speak to the high school students at Classen School of Advanced Studies about the college admissions process (it had been postponed because of the February winter storms!). I was one of several speakers, and our collaborative efforts quickly reminded me… Continue reading NEWSLETTER – Edition 14

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NEWSLETTER – Edition 13

COLLEGES ARE LOOKING FOR A VARIETY OF THINGS, SUCH AS ... 1 – A rigorous high school curriculum that challenges the student. 2 – A solid grade point average in major subjects.  3 – A healthy score on standardized tests (ACT, SAT).  4 – Passionate involvement in a few activities that are meaningful. 5 –… Continue reading NEWSLETTER – Edition 13

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NEWSLETTER – Edition 12

DO YOU EVEN HAVE A LIST? Feeling refreshed from spring break? Ready to get to work on college admissions? If you have a high school sophomore or junior - now is the perfect time to start building the infamous college list. The college list begins with your hopes and dreams. But keep in mind that… Continue reading NEWSLETTER – Edition 12