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How do I start building relationships with college admissions officers?

Hi all! I've heard that building relationships with college admissions officers can be beneficial during the application process. How do I go about doing this? What are some appropriate ways to reach out and make a connection? Thanks for any advice!

9 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're thinking about building relationships with college admissions officers. This can indeed be helpful during the application process. To get started, you can attend college fairs or open house events where these officers may be present. Introduce yourself, ask thoughtful questions, and express genuine interest in the college. Make sure to get their contact information so you can follow up later. You can also reach out to the admissions office directly by sending an email or making a phone call. When reaching out, be polite and concise. Share a little about yourself, your academic interests, and any questions you may have about the school or application process. Don't forget to attend any webinars or virtual events that the college may host, as this can be another opportunity to connect with admissions officers. Participating in these events and asking relevant questions will demonstrate your enthusiasm and commitment, which can definitely leave a positive impression. Good luck, and I hope this helps!

9 months ago

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