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The Resource Admission possible : the "dare to be yourself" guide for getting into the best colleges for you, Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz

Admission possible : the "dare to be yourself" guide for getting into the best colleges for you, Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz

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Admission possible : the "dare to be yourself" guide for getting into the best colleges for you
Title
Admission possible
Title remainder
the "dare to be yourself" guide for getting into the best colleges for you
Statement of responsibility
Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz
Title variation
Ad mission possible
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to college admissions provides advice for getting ahead in the process, featuring checklists, action plans, worksheets, and timelines that help the student manage the college search and application process in a stress-free manner
Cataloging source
DLC
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Shaevitz, Marjorie Hansen
Dewey number
378.1/610973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2351.2
LC item number
.S53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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  • Universities and colleges
  • College applications
Label
Admission possible : the "dare to be yourself" guide for getting into the best colleges for you, Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-241) and index
Contents
Getting ready for college admissions. Courses, grades, and intellectual pursuits : what colleges look for in academic preparation ; Extracurricular activities : what you do with your time when you are not in class ; Teacher and counselor relationships : they're more important than you might think ; Tests and test preparation : which tests to take, why, and when ; Your college list : finding and choosing colleges that you're going to love ; College visits : the best way of finding out what you want in a college ; Relationships with colleges : how to make college contacts a "tip factor" in your college admissions -- Gathering application ammunition. Your activities résumé : helping colleges "get" who you are ; Collecting personal stories and anecdotes : secret weapons in writing application essays -- Wowing admissions people. To do or not to do the earlies : early action, restricted early action, and early decision ; Completing undergraduate applications : how to make your best case to colleges ; Writing admissions essays : how to be more than your GPA and test scores ; Letters of recommendation : getting others to sing your praises ; Admissions interviews : knowing exactly what to say and do -- Making your final choice. The end of the admissions road : A, Dealing with deferred admissions, wait lists, and denials ; B, Choosing your college
Control code
ocn760972046
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xi, 253 p.
Isbn
9781402263316
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011052525
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)760972046
Label
Admission possible : the "dare to be yourself" guide for getting into the best colleges for you, Marjorie Hansen Shaevitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-241) and index
Contents
Getting ready for college admissions. Courses, grades, and intellectual pursuits : what colleges look for in academic preparation ; Extracurricular activities : what you do with your time when you are not in class ; Teacher and counselor relationships : they're more important than you might think ; Tests and test preparation : which tests to take, why, and when ; Your college list : finding and choosing colleges that you're going to love ; College visits : the best way of finding out what you want in a college ; Relationships with colleges : how to make college contacts a "tip factor" in your college admissions -- Gathering application ammunition. Your activities résumé : helping colleges "get" who you are ; Collecting personal stories and anecdotes : secret weapons in writing application essays -- Wowing admissions people. To do or not to do the earlies : early action, restricted early action, and early decision ; Completing undergraduate applications : how to make your best case to colleges ; Writing admissions essays : how to be more than your GPA and test scores ; Letters of recommendation : getting others to sing your praises ; Admissions interviews : knowing exactly what to say and do -- Making your final choice. The end of the admissions road : A, Dealing with deferred admissions, wait lists, and denials ; B, Choosing your college
Control code
ocn760972046
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xi, 253 p.
Isbn
9781402263316
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011052525
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)760972046

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