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How to Answer Occidental College’s Supplemental Essays

When applying to selective institutions like Occidental College, supplemental essays are a huge part of the process. It is imperative that you take the time needed to write, edit, and revise a stellar supplemental essay.

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How to Answer Emory University’s Supplemental Essays

When applying to selective institutions, supplemental essays are a huge part of the process. It is imperative that you take the time needed to write, edit, and revise a stellar supplemental essay.

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What You Should Know About Early Action and Early Decision Applications

Deciding when to apply can have as much of an impact on the admissions decision as on your application profile altogether. Here’s the difference between early action, early decision, and restrictive early action.

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How to Answer Duke University’s Supplemental Essays

When applying to selective institutions, supplemental essays are a huge part of the process. It is imperative that you take the time needed to write, edit, and revise a stellar supplemental essay.

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What is an HBCU?

An HBCU is a Historically Black College or University. Prior to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, African Americans were not permitted to attend the same institutions as their White counterparts. As a result, African Americans began to create their own colleges and universities to educate their community.

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College Admissions

What Is A Liberal Arts College?

Liberal arts colleges focus less on preparing students for a future career but place emphasis on encouraging them to become critical thinkers.

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How to Successfully Request Recommendation Letters

A letter of recommendation is how someone else perceives you and views you as a student and an individual.

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How Can Students Stay Productive During a Pandemic?

It’s no secret that our daily routines have changed. COVID-19 has flipped our day-to-day upside down. Face masks, restrictions on travel, and washing your hands …

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Applying to Test-Optional Colleges

Curating the perfect college list can take a lot of time and research. You want to be sure you’re picking schools that you have a …

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College Admissions

Tips to Picking the Right High School Classes

It isn’t enough to just attend high school and take the bare minimum classes. The schedule you choose during your four years of high school …

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