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What should I do during the summer to boost my college application?

Hey guys! I'm a junior, and I want to make the most of my summer before senior year. What are some productive ways to spend my summer that will also look good on college applications? I'd love to hear your suggestions!

10 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're thinking ahead and planning for a productive summer. One option you could consider is finding a summer job or internship that's related to your interests or the field you'd like to study in college. This experience will not only boost your college application but also help you gain valuable skills and a better understanding of your chosen field. Another idea is to volunteer for a local nonprofit or community organization. Colleges love to see applicants who are committed to making a difference in their communities. You can also look into attending a summer camp or program that focuses on academics, arts, or sports, depending on your interests. Some colleges even offer pre-college programs for high school students, which can give you a taste of college life and help you stand out in the admissions process. Lastly, don't forget to dedicate some time to studying for standardized tests like the SAT or ACT if you haven't taken them yet or want to improve your scores. Best of luck with your summer plans!

10 months ago

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