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Coalition Application Means a Head Start on the Process

on December 19, 2017 in Application Process
Coalition Application Means a Head Start on the Process

Did you know you can set up your Coalition Application as early as freshman year? I wrote an earlier post about this fairly new application, used by many colleges around the country. Keep in mind it is the only application used by the University of Washington, so it is a great solution for many Washington […]

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Common Application Essay Prompts 2017-2018

on February 16, 2017 in Application Process
Common Application Essay Prompts 2017-2018

The Common Application announced a new set of prompts for the upcoming application season. For the first time, there will be seven choices. You can read more about these choices here.   1. Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. […]

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Tips for Starting the College Essay Process

on September 29, 2016 in Application Process
Tips for Starting the College Essay Process

I hear it over and over, the college essay process is stressful! There are so many great things that students have to say, think out of the box and stop focusing on what you think colleges want to hear. Your stories are what they want to hear, things only you can say! Here is one […]

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The Common Application Announces New Members

on April 29, 2016 in Application Process
The Common Application Announces New Members

The Common Application has announced the new members for the upcoming admissions season, including some large public universities and international options.

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