Common App 2017-2018 Admission Essay Prompts

Nearly 700 colleges across the country use the Common App. By tracking deadlines and what materials you need, you can stay organized while submitting everything online easily.  Many colleges that use the application require an essay, but not all. For the 2017-2018 season, the app has updated the essay questions, so students can demonstrate to … Read more

What Counts as “Leadership Experience” on College Apps?

Leadership Experience

If you’re applying to college (or a job, for that matter), there is a section on your application that will ask you whether you have any leadership experience. In addition to qualities like responsibility, time management, dedication, and hard work, leadership is one of those key elements that college admissions officers look for in applicants … Read more