by Jocelyn Johnson, Courses and Content Coordinator
The countdown is on with less than 5 days left until the November 1st deadline to submit most Early Action and Early Decision applications! But, don’t short change yourself by cutting corners on your early applications because you’re pressed for time. Whether you’re applying ED, EA, or submitting your Rolling Admissions application early before the tide picks up, here are 12 tips on how to manage these final moments and submit successful early apps.
1. Remember the purpose of the essay...
The main personal statement is your opportunity to let admissions committees know who you really are, beyond your grades, test scores, and extracurricular activities. But 80% of essays are so general they do not help admissions committees decide whom to admit. Use Story2 to write essays in your own voice and stand out from the pile.Read More