I am currently reading Dan Browns latest novel in English.
Electronic College Application
Tips for Submitting an Online Application
hopping on the bandwagon and posting online applications. Making a good first
impression online is just as important as it is on the paper application.
online to a desired college is a win-win situation for both the student and the
college. It makes it easier for both parties involved. The student and the
college can track the status of the application and financial
aid easily as compared to the paper application. Some colleges even waive
the application fee for applying online.
The Online Application
need to realize that proofreading is just as important on the online
application as on the paper one. Filling out the application is a formal
process. Do not treat it as an informal email to a friend. Typos, spelling and
usage errors can be fatal. A good tip is to print off the application before
hitting the send button to proofread it on submit it to essay coach college papers writing and editing company. It is easier to find errors on paper
than on the computer screen.
is not to use a generic one. Standing out is
important in the competitive college admissions world. Admissions officers like
to see that the student takes the application seriously and has researched the
college. However, filling out a common application is good practice. Once a
generic application is filled out, one can use much of the information on other
online college applications.
Take Time on the Essay and Short Answer
applications ask for a short-answer writing sample. For
example, you may have to elaborate on a work experience or extra curricular
activity. Check carefully for grammar mistakes and fluidity. The key is to make
Do not rush
writing the personal essay. When constructing the essay,
make sure to include an introduction, body and conclusion. Essays need to be
organized yet interesting. Do not list what was on the application. A key to
getting a college admissions officer's attention is to choose a topic that is
different from the hundreds of other essays. Be creative but be sincere. Most
importantly, follow the directions provided.
drafts should be written before submitting, and a friend or parent should edit
the essay. Proper grammar is key in this essay as well. If there are questions
about the essay, call the admissions office. The staff in admissions can give
Know the Deadlines
out online applications, do not waiting until the last moment. Computer
problems can arise. Make sure that all additional items arrive at the college
on time too, such as ACT or SAT scores, AP/IB test scores, financial
aid forms and information, reference letters, etc. Making the deadline is a
crucial first step to getting into a favorite college.
out online applications, do not rush, write several drafts of the short answers
and essays and meet the deadlines. This will increase the chances of getting
into the prefered college.