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What items should I take to my college interview?

Okay, so I have an interview lined up and I know I should present myself well, but I'm not exactly clear on what to bring with me. Do I need a resume or anything like that, or just show up and talk? What did you all bring?

7 months ago

Hi there! Glad to hear you have an interview coming up—it's a great opportunity to make a personal impression. Definitely bring a few copies of your resume; it can help guide the conversation and ensure you don't forget to highlight important achievements.

It's also not a bad idea to bring a list of questions you have about the school or program, showing you're engaged and have done your homework. Additionally, you can bring a portfolio if it's relevant to your field, such as art, design, or writing samples. If you've participated in significant projects or research, a brief overview or abstract to reference can also be beneficial.

Lastly, don't forget to bring a notepad and pen for taking notes, and of course, bring a positive attitude and a smile. Remember, they're not looking for perfection—they want to see your genuine interest and get to know you better. Relax and be yourself. Good luck with your interview!

7 months ago

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