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Willamette University Update

on September 30, 2015 in Application Process
Willamette University Update

Wesley Dawn, the Seattle area admissions representative for Willamette University, hosted an excellent event for Seattle counselors, updating us on the university. Willamette is a small, liberal arts college that has recently been selected as a member of the Colleges That Change Lives consortium.   Wesley provided a terrific summary of what makes Willamette unique. […]

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Ten Tips for College Visits

on September 29, 2015 in Application Process
Ten Tips for College Visits

As you start to plan for college visits, take time to prepare and get the most out of your time on campus. Here are some excellent campus visit tips provided by IECA. Make sure to take pictures and notes as you explore each campus as it is easy to forget the specifics, particularly if you […]

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Common Application 2015-2016 Update

on August 12, 2015 in Application Process
Common Application 2015-2016 Update

The Common Application for 2015-2016 is now live. This is a great time to get a start getting familiar with the many aspects of the application. The Common Application is a working document, so add some colleges that you are considering and see if there are supplemental essays to write. Try writing some activities in […]

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Openings in Writing Workshops

on June 25, 2015 in Application Process
Openings in Writing Workshops

Jonathan Shapiro is again offering several terrific personal statement writing workshops this summer and still has a few openings!  

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