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How can I make my application more appealing to out-of-state colleges?

Hey everyone! I'm a junior and I'm interested in applying to some out-of-state colleges. What can I do to make my application more appealing to these schools? Any advice or personal experiences would be super helpful. Thanks in advance!

10 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're considering out-of-state colleges. My child went through the same process, so I can share some tips that might help you. First, research each school you're interested in and try to demonstrate your genuine interest in their programs, culture, and opportunities. Tailor your essays and letters of recommendation to highlight your fit with each school. Second, focus on your unique qualities, experiences, and perspectives that you would bring to the campus community. Colleges often look for students who can contribute to a diverse and dynamic learning environment. Lastly, if possible, visit the campuses or attend virtual events to show your commitment and learn more about the schools. This can help you make a more informed decision and also show the admissions team that you've done your homework. Good luck with the application process!

10 months ago

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