5 Ways to Maximize Your Summer

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With increasing competition in the college applications process ,it’s important to make the most of summer. Here are 5 summer opportunities to make sure you’re staying ahead of the curve. 

 

 1. Summer Program / Internship

Participating in summer programs is a great way to show expertise in a particular field on your college application.

2. Volunteer

Volunteering is an easy way to add an extra dimension to your application.

3. Prepare for the SAT/ACT

Your SAT and ACT scores are some of the most important things on your college application. Preparing for these tests is one of the best ways to improve your application.

4. Visit Colleges

Visiting colleges is fun as well as directly beneficial to your odds of being accepted. Many top schools consider interest as in important factor in college admittance and determine interest by tracking if you attend their events.

5. Take Online College Classes

Online college classes often times count for actual college credit.

 

However you choose to spend your summer, we hope you enjoy yourself and learn something new. Interested in exploring options for working with an independent college counselor with your extra free time? Call us up!

 

Questions? Let us know!