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How COVID-19 is Changing College Admissions

How COVID-19 is Changing College Admissions

Join us for a Zoom presentation on how COVID-19 is changing the college admissions landscape and how it will affect Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors.

The college admissions process is undergoing significant and lasting changes as many colleges and universities have gone test optional for this current admissions cycle and will evaluate their standardized testing policies going forward. With the opportunity for visiting colleges curtailed, we’ll discuss how students can engage with colleges virtually to help them develop a preliminary list of colleges to consider visiting when campuses are fully open.

We will discuss the holistic review process and focus on the greater consideration admissions officers will give to extracurricular activities as they will have fewer data points to rely on due to the disruptions from COVID-19.

This program covers how admissions officers are handling the current situation and how students can position themselves to develop a compelling narrative to increase their chances for admission. We will also discuss the importance of community service and how it can help a student to stand out from other applicants.

The presentation will be led by Ron Feuchs and Jackie Tepper, partners at Stand Out For College, LLC.

 

This program is held virtually via Zoom. Registration is required to access the meeting.

Zoom meeting ID number will be sent 3 hours before the event start time via your event reminder email.

Date:
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Time:
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Campus:
River Vale Public Library
Audience:
  Adults     Teens  
Categories:
  Lecture     Live Stream     Special Event  

Registration is required. There are 76 seats available.

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River Vale Library

412 Rivervale Road

River Vale, NJ 07675

201-391-2323