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What do you wish you knew about the college application process before you started?

Hey everyone, I'm a junior who's starting to get a little stressed about applying to college next year. For those who have already gone through the process, what do you wish you knew before you started applying? Any tips or advice would be super helpful!

11 months ago

Hey there! I totally understand how you might be feeling stressed about the college application process. When my child was applying to colleges, I wish we knew how important it was to start early, especially with things like researching schools and organizing application deadlines. It's also a good idea to have a balance of reach, match, and safety schools to increase your chances of acceptance. Make sure to be authentic in your application essays and showcase your passions and achievements. Don't forget about financial aid and scholarships too! Apply for as many as you can to help ease the financial burden. Lastly, don't hesitate to reach out to your school counselor, teachers, or other adults for advice and support. Best of luck with your college applications, and remember that no matter where you end up, it's what you make of the experience that matters most!

11 months ago

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