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What Colleges Look For

How to Write an Email to a College Admissions Officer
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By Collegewise Staff
April 22, 2021 | 5 minute read

Today's college applicant is much more likely to email, not call, an admissions officer with a question or request. So it’s important to remember that the person on the receiving end of...

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What Colleges Look For

The Truth About Demonstrated Interest
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By Tom Barry
April 21, 2021 | 5 minute read

 One of the often cited but little understood factors for students applying to college is a deliberately vague feature called “Demonstrated Interest.” We’ve written before about what...

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Testing/Test Prep

When to Test & How to Send Your ACT Score to Colleges
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By Michal Goldstein
April 19, 2021 | 10 minute read

Choosing Your ACT Test Date If you’re wondering, “How do I choose an ACT test date?”, you’re in the right place. When you test will depend on a few factors: when the test dates...

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College Research

Navigating the College Research Process as an AAPI Student
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By Ashley Nieblas and Becky Motta
April 15, 2021 | 7 minute read

Here at Collegewise, we really love the college research process. There are so many fantastic colleges to choose from, and thoughtful college research also involves a great deal of...

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Life Advice for Teens

What To Do If Senioritis Is Setting In
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By Anita Gajula
April 14, 2021 | 4 minute read

We know and we empathize. (The “we” being the “royal we” of friends, family, teachers, and society in general.) You might be suffering from Zoom fatigue. You might be tired of online...

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College Research

Questions to Ask A College Counselor Before Working With Them
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By Collegewise Staff
April 12, 2021 | 2 minute read

Working with a college counselor can take the guesswork out of the application process. As experts in the field, they’ve got the answers to your most pressing questions, and also the...

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