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InLikeMe Newsletter — December 12, 2012

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Advice for Acing the College Interview

A college interview is an ideal time to show that you are more than just paper credentials, essays and recommendations.


19 Application Essay Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Many students trip over common obstacles in their college application essays. Some students rehash their activities and achievements without adding the personal flavor, perspective…





61 Questions for Your College Campus Visit

Asking the right questions while on a college campus visit can help you make the right college choice.


Getting Accepted:  What Colleges Look for in Applicants

Competitive schools have far more qualified applicants than places in the incoming freshman class. As such…


College Newspapers Provide On-Campus Flavor

Most applicants overlook this excellent opportunity to learn about what it would be like to be a student there — the school’s newspaper.


Creating a Blog or Website to Showcase Your Athletic Ability, Passion, Talent or Interest

What do a student athlete, artist, avid reader, theater critic, human-rights advocate, literacy promoter, community service opportunity researcher, book seller and junk food junkie have in common? 


Beating the Admissions Odds: 11 Tips Every Applicant Should Know

While there’s no getting around the surge in college applications, there are ways for savvy students to improve their chances of admission.





2012 Florida State University System Admissions Matrix

As part of the annual Admissions Tour, the SUS provides a matrix with helpful admissions-related information pertaining to the various Florida SUS schools. From this post, you can download the 2012 SUS Admissions Tour matrix, which includes key dates and stats.




Choosing The Right Topic For Your Application Essay

College admissions people read essays to learn about you — your personality, ideas, intellect, creativity, curiosity, vision, spirit, interests, accomplishments, resilience, background, character, values and dreams, as well as your ability to express yourself clearly and follow directions…..


9 Point Check List After Submitting Your College Application

Some students find themselves in a panic when they learn that components of their application package may not have arrived at the admissions office.


17-Point Check List Before Submitting Your College Application

Before you click “SUBMIT”, consider the following check list and take the time to review your college application very carefully.





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