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April 30th, 2018: You have spent countless hours toiling on research papers, endured sleepless nights to study for exams, and experienced the gut-wrenching anxiety of standardized tests.

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April 2nd, 2018: If you are a recruited athlete, chances are you will be invited to a group visit day. These campus visits are designed to introduce you to the coaching staff, tour the campus and athletic facilities and meet other student-athletes.

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March 19th, 2018: How to Get Honest Answers from College Admissions Staff As we get into the season of college fairs and campus visits, you will undoubtedly come across your fair share of college admissions officers. Remember that these people are not just arbiters of who

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May 14th, 2018: I have written extensively about the ins and outs of the Why Paragraph. Here’s a quick list of Dos and Don’ts that you can print off and keep next to you as you approach this important essay.

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March 5th, 2018: There is no singular activity that can tell you more about a college than a campus visit. Websites, mailers and, even visits from admissions officers are all marketing materials. Their collective goal is to convince you to apply.

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February 19th, 2018: Thinking about your college options should be a time of excitement; but, negotiating your college list with your parents can, in some families, be a source of stress. Yes, you are the one who is going to college; however, in most families

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February 13th, 2018: As we enter the final months of the school year, many families are looking to their spring break holidays as an opportunity to explore college campuses. While the information session, usually led by an admissions officer

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So, you’ve spent the last few months frantically working to meet your college deadlines. You’ve done draft after draft of “Why do you want to go to Dream U?”, politely nagged your teachers to send in recommendations, camped out in your counselor

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November 22nd, 2017: The Mauler Institute has made an easy to follow schedule that’ll help you navigate the college admissions puzzle while still giving you ample time to enjoy family, food and football.

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August 20th, 2017: This article will help you craft an answer to the 2017 Common App Essay #7 for your college admission essay.

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