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Navigating College Admissions Successfully in 2023 (on Zoom)

Navigating College Admissions Successfully in 2023 (on Zoom)

A program for High School Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen and their parents

Ron Feuchs and Jackie Tepper, partners at Stand Out For College, LLC are offering and will lead this Zoom presentation to help families understand how COVID-19 has changed the college admissions landscape and how it affects Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen.

The recent college admissions cycle was the most competitive to date. With most colleges continuing their test-optional policies as well as increasing their virtual outreach to high school students, many schools had record numbers of applicants. Record high numbers of applications result in record low acceptance rates which is what most popular colleges and universities experienced this past admissions cycle.

They will discuss current college admissions trends, the importance of researching and visiting colleges to find schools that can be a good fit for your child, a timeline and other action steps that can be taken to make this school year productive and help reduce the stress around the college admissions process.

They'll examine the holistic admissions review process, what admissions officers consider important when they review applicants, and how students can position themselves to develop a compelling narrative to increase their chances for admission.

They will also discuss the importance of community service, how it can provide an opportunity for personal growth and a way to showcase a student’s character. Admissions officers place great emphasis on a student’s character and how the student has been able

 

Time: TUES, Oct 17, 2023 07:00 PM 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82052798984?pwd=alhCbjZ6dmQ3ck83Sm1WbFRSeWFFZz09

Meeting ID: 820 5279 8984

Passcode: 060497

 

Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYtcuuvpzMjEtBssHwsL37BcSuY2-Y1gEh5

The link above is the only way to register for this program.Instructions will be sent from the Stand Out For College team.

Date:
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Time:
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Englewood - Online
BCCLS Library:
Englewood Public Library
Online:
This is an online event.
Event URL:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87487922536?pwd=F6lsDtN978biTn3vFNbUe2BEx-dtEt.1
Audience:
  Adults     Grades 9-12     Teens  
Categories:
  Live Stream  
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