College

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How to Leverage the Unique Advantages of Being a Chinese Applicant

In the first article of this two-part series, we explored three unique, underutilized advantages of being a Chinese applicant to American universities. Now, we move on…

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Preparing for College Admissions as a High School Freshman

Early preparation doesn’t mean you need to rush to Barnes and Noble on day one of high school to buy an SAT textbook, or be the…

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Making a College Application Timeline That Works For You

The college application journey is like a snowflake—no two are exactly alike. It can be easy to get caught up in comparing where you are in…

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Preparing to Return to School After a Gap Year

Welcome back, gap year student! Whether your year was filled with travel, volunteer work, career exploration or maybe just a much-needed a break before diving into…

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Things to Consider When Applying Early for College

The early bird gets into their top choice school, so they say (don’t they?). It’s never a bad idea to be ahead of the game, especially…

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Three Unique Advantages of Being a Chinese Applicant

As a Chinese applicant to American universities, you’ve no doubt heard all about the many challenges you’ll face in the admissions process. You are also probably…

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The Dos and Don’ts of Helping Your Child Get into College

College application season can be stressful—not just for the student, but for the parent too. As a parent watching your child make some of the biggest…

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Where Billionaires Went to School

Billionaires—love them, hate them, or love to hate them—run our world. The top one percent controls 45% of all wealth according to Credit Suisse, a number…

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Younger, Older, Just Right: The Widening Age Range of MBA Students

Last season, we encountered a novel problem with one of our deferred admissions program clients. The young man had written about his desire to attend networking…

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Admissionado Quick Q&A: Does Harvard make successful professionals, or do remarkable students make Harvard?

*This response was originally posted on Quora. Follow our founder, Raj Patil, there for more 🙂 Not sure how you’re defining “successful professionals,” (there could be…

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