Posts by Kelly M. Rawlings

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Holistic Admissions: The Meaning and Reasons

Attend any information session delivered by admissions employees at any competitive college or university and you’re almost guaranteed to hear...

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A B in AP or an A in Regular Class?

For many high school students, summer means turning in a list of requested courses for the next year. Admission offices...

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10 Things to Expect from Your College Orientation

At many colleges and universities, Orientation looks a bit different these days.  It’s been proven if you help students with...

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What Summer Experiences Look Best On College Applications?

What’s one of the most popular questions admissions representatives get? I can’t tell you how often a student would ask...

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SAT Adversity Score Will Lead to Impersonal University Admissions

By now you’ve likely heard of the new SAT “adversity score.” This score will be reported to college admissions offices...