Personal Statement

How To Sound Smart In Your Personal Statement 

Let me start by stating: appearing as smart as possible should not be the primary goal of your personal statement. There are other aspects of the college application process that can highlight your academic achievements and intellectual curiosity. The admission counselor will see it in…

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Is The Ivy League Worth it? 

If you’re applying to competitive universities, at some point you’ve probably had that moment when you raised your eyes to the sky and thought to yourself  “What’s the point? Is the Ivy League worth it?!” (And then if you were  feeling dramatic, maybe you screamed…