1
10 months ago
Admissions Advice

For a Senior Year Activity, how many weeks per year?
Answered

Currently I have a job and want to include that in my activities section of the Common App. I got the job in July and have no plans of getting fired (lol) or quitting.

When asked how many weeks per year I spend on the activity, should I put 11, which is how long I've had it for, or put another amount?

activities
commonapp
1
3
🎉 First post
Let’s welcome @reesespeicesxd to the community! Remember to be kind, helpful, and supportive in your responses.

Earn karma by helping others:

1 karma for each ⬆️ upvote on your answer, and 20 karma if your answer is marked accepted.

1 answer

4
Accepted Answer
10 months ago

Since you have 11 and there are 14 more weeks until the Common app Jan 1 deadlines are, I would put 25 if you think you are going to keep working there until you submit your application.

Or if you think you are only going to work until Thanksgiving make the adjustment and put the new total there.

Hope that helps.

Good Luck

4

Community Guidelines

To keep this community safe and supportive:

  1. Be kind and respectful!
  2. Keep posts relevant to college admissions and high school.
  3. Don’t ask “chance-me” questions. Use CollegeVine’s chancing instead!

How karma works