Continue to identify the schools best suited to your academic, personal, and extracurricular pursuits.
Explore your interests and passions—and show colleges what you have to offer outside of school.
These essays are essential in proving your interest in a school.
Answer all required questions for each school, then proofread and submit.
Be aware: Certain programs require additional materials after main applications are submitted.
Your guidance office is crucial to submitting your application materials on time.
Use scores strategically, sending to schools if they’ll help your admissions prospects.
Apply for financial aid as close to October 1st as possible.
Merit aid can significantly reduce the cost of college.
After submitting your application, look for email instructions about next steps.