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5 months ago
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Family Responsibilities
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Hello,

I was wondering if some of my household tasks are worth putting in my college application. My most time consuming/regular task would be cooking. For the past 3 summers I have been in charge of cooking most meals and during the school year I help my mom cook on a weekly basis. Is this worth putting in my activities section or is it irrelevant? Thank you for your help.

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5 months ago

Choosing whether to include family responsibilities in your activities section is completely up to you. Do you believe it's had a great enough impact on your life for you to include it and are you able to provide a good explanation as to why you included it? Personally, I would say it's an interesting addition and you should go ahead, but again, it's totally up to you :)

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5 months ago

It is worth putting in the activities section as the colleges can see your responsibilities outside of school as well.

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