Curated Interview From College Admission Officers (From Reddit’s IAmA)

As requested, IAmA college admissions officer, AMA. What are the qualities you look for the most in an applicant? Do they need to be smart, artsy, quirky, or all of the above? At my school, we do consider consider how a prospective applicant would fit in with the rest of the student body. Generally, this … Read moreCurated Interview From College Admission Officers (From Reddit’s IAmA)

Getting Your Teacher’s Recommendation Letter

A significant part of the US application package is the teacher’s recommendation letter. When I first started out asking for recommendation, I was having a hard time with it. My teachers that I seek out had never wrote any recommendation letters before. I was the first, at least the first student that they taught, who … Read moreGetting Your Teacher’s Recommendation Letter