You’re officially a rising senior, which means you’ve got quite a few college application responsibilities on your plate. Consider these resources as you start your journey to college.
- Use These Infographics As Your College Admissions Checklists
- 6 Ways Rising HS Seniors Can Prep for College This Summer
- How the Common Data Set Can Help You Determine Your Admission Odds
- How to Choose Dream, Target And Safety Schools
- What Counts as a Financial Safety School?
- How Does a Student Do Standout Extracurriculars During a Pandemic?
- Get the Most out of Your Extracurriculars With 4 Key Tips
- Help … I have NO Extracurriculars for My Common App
Deep dive into our community’s vast knowledge and expertise and read through more insightful forum discussions on extracurriculars.
- 3 Tips for Writing College Essays in the Age of COVID-19
- How to Mine Your Personal Experiences for Essay Topics
- How Formal Should A College Essay Be?
- Supplemental Essay Tips
- Essay Tips to Consider
Ask your questions or read through more discussions in our dedicated College Essays forum.
We also have a consolidated list of essay readers in our College Confidential community. Reach out to them for help!
- How Important Are Teacher Recommendations?
- How to Ask a Teacher for a College Recommendation Letter
- I Don’t Have a Teacher to Request a Letter of Recommendation from
- Can a Recommendation from a Professor of the University You’re Applying to Help Boost Your Chances?
- Do Universities Allow You to Submit Letter of Recommendation from Elective Teachers?
- Who Should Write my Letters of Recommendation?
- When Should You Send Test Scores to Test-Optional Colleges?
- Infographic: Cornell, Tufts Among Schools Going Test Optional This Fall
- Test-Optional Admission: What You Need to Know Right Now
- Directory of Schools Going Test Optional for 2020-2021
Ask your questions or read through more discussions in our dedicated SAT and ACT Tests & Test Preparation forum.
- Tips for International Students Applying to US Colleges this Fall
- 6 Facts International Applicants Should Know About US Colleges
Ask your questions or read through more discussions in our dedicated International Students forum.
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