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11 months ago
Admissions Advice

What is the best note to write to admissions counselors on CollegeVine?

What would really grab the counselors' attention?

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11 months ago

Hi there! The purpose of this feature is to give you a chance to connect with admissions officers and get your questions answered. You don't necessarily need to do anything attention-grabbing. We recommend being clear and specific about your interests, articulating why you feel like the school is a good fit for you (not necessarily why you should be admitted, but rather why you like the school), and including 1-2 specific questions in the note (that you can't find the answer to online).

Hope this helps, and let us know if you have more questions!

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11 months ago

Demonstrating grit and passion in your essays.

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