From the Counselor’s Corner | Prepare for college now: tips for high school students

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

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Writing your college essay Like your ACT score, the essay is just one component of your college application. An essay can say a lot — or a little — about who you are. The point of the essay is to paint a picture of you to a total stranger. Admissions officers want to get to know you and why you belong at their school.

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