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Guide to essays and personal statements

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Acing the interview

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Collegeboard/NYU 2016

Day 1

  • Selectivity Game–Download here. 
  • Higher Education: Overview and Up-Close Look
  • Multiple Personalities: You, Your Student, and the University
  • Admission Deans’ Roundtable: Context & Mission

Day 2

  • School Profiles
  • Best Fit: Developing the Lists
  • Role of Standardized Testing and Academic Rigor
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Mastering Your Calendar
  • Visas & Preparing International Students