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UW Freshman Application Now Open

on October 3, 2011 in Admissions Process, Alerts

The University of Washington autumn and summer 2012 application is now open. The application must be submitted by December 1, 2011.  You’ll find a link to the online application here. Application Reminders: ·         Test scores must be received by December 31, 2011. ·         Transcripts – do not send. ·         Letters of recommendation – do not […]

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Updates from The Common Application

on June 24, 2011 in Application Process, New This Month
Updates from The Common Application

I recently participated in an online forum, updating counselors on changes to The Common Application. The Common Application is an application offering first-year and transfer students one common form to submit to any of more than 400 institutions. The members include a full range of higher education institutions in the US: public and private, large […]

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Jesuit Excellence Tour Comes to Seattle

on June 24, 2011 in New This Month, Selecting Your College

I recently attended The Jesuit Excellence Tour breakfast for counselors at Seattle University. Representatives from many of the 28 Jesuit Universities nationwide presented updates on their schools and programs. Father Stephen Sundborg, president of Seattle University, gave an excellent introduction to the Jesuit educational philosophy, highlighting the commonalities between all of the universities. There are […]

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SAT and ACT Dates for 2011-2012 Announced

on June 23, 2011 in Standardized Tests, Test Deadlines
SAT and ACT Dates for 2011-2012 Announced

Registration deadlines for the SAT and ACT test dates have been published for the 2011-2012 year. I recommend determining early if the ACT or SAT is a better test for you by taking a mock test available online or through local high schools and test prep companies. To assure the best location, register for the […]

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