Application 101

Have you heard from your Early Action or Early Decision schools?
December not only means Christmas trees, Hanukkah celebrations and standing under the mistletoe, it also means hearing back from the colleges you applied to in round 1 of Early applications.  This month be sure to:
Are you ready to graduate?
You are almost there!  What are your next steps? Finish Strong!  Strive to get your best grades this semester. All college acceptances are CONDITIONAL. They are based on the expectation you will finish strong. If you do not, your admissions offer can be rescinded.
Should I do an early application to get an edge in admissions?
The purpose of submitting an application to a college early is to indicate your top preference for that college or a small group of colleges.  Colleges appreciate knowing you are likely to enroll if admitted. You benefit because you hear early from your “dream” school if you are admitted or not. What is the difference b
What are the three steps to outstanding recommendations?
The buzz around school right now is all about recommendations.  How do you get the best recommendations for your college applications?  Here are 3 steps to outstanding recommendations: 1. Get Ready. Before you start asking teachers, counselor or others for a letter of recommendation, do your homework. It will pay o