The Holiday Season: A Strategic Checkpoint for All Things College Admissions


The holiday season is not just about indulging in festive delights but also an opportunity to have meaningful conversations with your teen about their college application progress. This blog post will guide you through using this Thanksgiving weekend window wisely, discussing crucial checkpoints like finalized personal essays, supplemental work, and communication with their college counselor.

The Role of Essays in College Applications 

Essays play a pivotal role in shaping your teen's college application. Uncover the significance of understanding and reviewing your teen's essays. Explore the resources available for essay support and discover how a well-crafted essay can make a lasting impression on admissions officers. Have you reviewed our college essay writing program: How to Write an Awesome College Essay

Setting the Stage for a Successful New Year 

As we approach the new year, set the stage for success by wrapping your arms around your teen's college application process. Understand the remaining steps, from transcript release forms to recommendation letters. Explore how proactive involvement during the holiday season can lead to a smoother transition into the new year, filled with positive college decisions.

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