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College Applications

The 2020 Blog Throwback
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By Casey Near
December 23, 2020 | 3 minute read

Dating back eleven years ago, when our founder Kevin began his ten-year run of the Wise Like Us blog, we’ve always focused on bringing clarity, calm, and joy to this process. And in a...

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Free Resources to Help *ALL* Seniors Find Their Strong Close to 2020
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By Arun Ponnusamy
December 16, 2020 | 4 minute read

For those of you who want the good stuff right away, scroll on down. We won't be mad. Those of you who want a little bit of an appetizer, read on.

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To Send or Not? …and False Binaries in College Admission
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By Casey Near
December 3, 2020 | 5 minute read

The Myths When I speak with students, parents, and guardians about college, I’m never simply talking to the person in front of me – stay with me; I promise I’m not talking to ghosts. ...

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A Little More Conversation Is Action
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By Arun Ponnusamy
October 21, 2020 | 4 minute read

Register for our upcoming Virtual College Fair here. Admission officers and college counselors of a certain age—myself included—love to regale/terrify high school students with tales of...

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10 Tips to Ace Your UC Application
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By Nicole Pilar
September 16, 2020 | 6 minute read

Ah, fall. That wonderful time of year when school begins (in some parts of the world), sweaters start to come out of hibernation, and everything seems to have “pumpkin spice” flavoring....

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Choosing A Major Can Be A Lot Like Tapas
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By Collegewise Staff
November 26, 2019 | 1 minute read

Some people know exactly what they want, and they choose that thing. Some worry about making even the simplest of decisions, so they choose a lot of different things. Take tapas, for...

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