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Common Mistakes on College Applications

Danielle Bianchi Golod takes you through some of the most common mistakes students make on their college applications.

Each year my students tend to fall for the same mistakes when filling out college applications.  Because the UC, Common Application, and many others have not yet revealed their 2011-2012 Fall application, I will base these mistakes on past years’ applications.  Most will still apply for the next application season, do don’t you get caught making the same mistakes!

Adding wrong test scores

Some students will write the wrong scores or use the pull down menu on the online application incorrectly.   Many students will even add scores that are lower than what they have on their AP, SAT, ACT, or SAT Subject tests.  Continue reading Common Mistakes on College Applications