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Archive for November, 2015

November 17, 2015

5 Things to Double Check Before Hitting Submit.

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So you’ve done your research, visited campus, and wrote your application responses. Now it’s time to hit submit! Before you do, it’s important to ensure that you’ve put your best foot forward. You have worked so hard in high school; make sure that your application best represents who you are. No need to panic, here are five things you should consider before hitting submit.

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November 13, 2015

Hi, my name is prospective student…

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I’ve lived in Los Angeles my entire life and yet I don’t ever recall meeting anyone famous, despite having Hollywood in my backyard. However, thanks to USC, I feel like I’ve become somewhat of a celebrity among America’s teenagers (well, not to the level of Taylor Swift or Justin Bieber) because thousands of students want to meet me every fall. As much as I’d like to think it’s me, high school seniors want to make sure I understand their strong interest in USC.

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November 10, 2015

6 Things to Expect in an Admission Interview

Have you ever interviewed before? For many high school seniors, a college admission interview is their first exposure to interviewing of any kind. Interviews may vary from school to school, but this post will address general things that you can expect during most college interviews. Take a look to see how you can best prepare.
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