Categories: Lectures & Education
- Cost: Free
Teen / Parent Talk: College Application Process from A-Z at the Somers Library
Saturday, March 10th, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Presented by Neal Schwartz of College Planning of Westchester.
Students are applying to more colleges than ever before and that has resulted in a significant drop in acceptance rates—especially at the top colleges. For the majority of high school seniors, it has become much more difficult to get into their first choice schools, so what can you do to best position your application?
What is the admissions office really looking for?
Common App Prompts
Common elements of great essays
How to bring your character into your personal statement
Supplemental essays and the rest of the application.
Tips on how to help your application stand out from the pack
Seating is limited and registration is required. Please go to our online calendar at www.somerslibrary.org or call us at 914-232-5717.
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