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3 Things You Need to Know About College Waitlists

Being waitlisted by a college can be an emotional rollercoaster. You may feel a mix of disappointment, hope, and anxiety, unsure of what to do next. This article aims to help you navigate the waitlist process by addressing three key aspects you need to know. By understanding the process, you can ... Read More


Tips for Crafting an Impressive Activities List – AJ Tutoring

Introduction As college admissions in the US become increasingly competitive, students must find ways to distinguish themselves from their peers. While grades and test scores remain crucial, extracurricular activities can significantly impact the college admissions process. In this blog, ... Read More


Success with Private College Admissions Counseling for UCs in 2023

Introduction The college admissions process can be daunting, especially when applying to prestigious schools like the University of California (UC) system. With increasing competition and ever-changing admissions criteria, many families are turning to private college admissions counseling ... Read More


College Admisssion Essay and Personal Statements

The college application essay is an essential component of the college admissions process in the United States. For students applying to universities in the US, the application essay provides an opportunity to showcase their personalities, interests, and writing abilities to admissions officers. ... Read More

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