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How to write a strong college application resume?

Hello! I'm a junior and I'm trying to put together a resume for my college applications. What should I include, and how can I make it stand out? Any tips would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

9 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're starting early on your college application resume. In order to create a strong resume, focus on these key components: academics, extracurricular activities, work experience, volunteering, and awards or honors. For academics, list your GPA, class rank (if applicable), and any advanced courses you've taken. Under extracurricular activities, include clubs, sports, and any leadership roles you've held. If you have any work experience, even part-time or summer jobs, make sure to add those as well. Volunteering experiences, community service, and any awards or honors you've received should also be included. To make your resume stand out, focus on your accomplishments rather than just listing your activities. Use action verbs and quantify your achievements whenever possible. Don't forget to proofread and keep the formatting consistent. Good luck with your applications!

9 months ago

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