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What Is the Common App?

What Is the Common App?

As senior year approaches, you have a lot on your plate. The Common Application is a helpful resource to save you time in the college application process. But what is the Common App, and how does it...

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Your Guide to the FAFSA Application

Your Guide to the FAFSA Application

Your Guide to the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) The FAFSA application is important for both need-based and merit aid. Use this guide to help complete your FAFSA to maximize both. ...

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Choosing a Personal Statement Topic

Choosing a Personal Statement Topic

SAMPLE PERSONAL STATEMENT: I escaped the loud monotonous buzz of the enormous machine that encased me. The Hail Mary had worked. A voice came on telling me it was over. Opening lines matter,...

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How Many Colleges Should You Apply to?

How Many Colleges Should You Apply to?

As you look at college admissions, how many colleges should you apply to? What types of colleges are important to include on your application list and why?  How many colleges should you apply to? ...

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