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Do colleges look at social media?

Hi everyone! I've heard that some colleges check applicants' social media profiles during the admissions process. Is this true, and if so, should I be worried about what's on my accounts? Thanks for any advice you can provide!

9 months ago

Hello! While it's not a universal practice, some college admissions officers do check applicants' social media profiles as part of the evaluation process. This is usually done to gain a more comprehensive understanding of a student, or in some cases, to verify information provided in the application. That being said, not every college will do this, and it may only be done for a small portion of applicants. It's important to be aware of your online presence and ensure that your profiles represent you in a positive light. Consider setting your accounts to private, or carefully review your posts and remove anything that could be seen as inappropriate or unprofessional. Additionally, it's a good idea to be cautious about what you post in the future, as social media can influence many aspects of your life beyond college admissions. Best of luck with your applications!

9 months ago

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