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5 Tips For Dealing With Last-Minute College App Stress

5 Tips For Dealing With Last-Minute College App Stress | Applying To College. | Scoop.it
By Lily Herman In high school, the first semester of senior year is a college pamphlet-filled, application-loaded blur.

Via Shamblesguru, Alee Dedrick, Lauren Stiger
Dominique I's insight:

Its good to stay ahead and on top of the college deadlines and when they are make sure that you remember when they are due it's not good to wait until the last minute to do college applications because  trust me it can be really be stressfull to do espicially when you have to check make sure you did everything right and so for, so its good to be on top of it even write it on your calendar when the deadline is due which can help you on keeping track of how many days you have towards completing the application on time and correctly.  

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Alee Dedrick's curator insight, January 5, 2014 11:38 PM

These tips were extremely helpful in prioritizing what I need to get done and finding out what things were really important in applying. It was hard to stay organized in everything I do but organization was the key to completion.

Lauren Stiger's curator insight, January 6, 2014 11:06 AM

These 5 tips are great when applying to colleges. It tells you what you need to include in your applictions and what you need to prioritize when aplpying. Following these steps is a great way to aviod stress, and anyone who has applied to college knows how stressful it can be. 

Sabrina M's curator insight, December 4, 2014 4:26 PM

I thought the article was very helpful because would help me organize and narrow down the colleges I wanted to go to. It also help relived some stress because the completing the college application is very stressful for me at least. It also helped me finish essential parts of the college application that is required.  It helped calm down the craziness of completing the college application.

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College Application Checklist

College Application Checklist | Applying To College. | Scoop.it
Get a list of everything you need to do to apply to college.

Via Lauren Stiger
Dominique I's insight:

I learn that it's good to to have a checklist because when applying to college it can get a little confusing at times but with the help of a checklist it make the doing the application process more easier on yourself to know what is require and whats not required, also getting you ahead so when your applying you'll be ready and have everything you need in the right place.

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Alee Dedrick's curator insight, January 5, 2014 11:42 PM

When I was applying for college everything started getting confused, but this Checklist helped me to keep thing in order. With these tips I got what I wanted to done and was able to determine how to be successful in completion and to help me make sure that I got everything I needed to done and complete to the best of my ablility on time. 

Campbell Barnhart's curator insight, January 14, 2014 7:19 PM

This article is a checklist on the best way to get through the college application process. It breaks it down into small steps that make the whole process seem not so bad. Really helpful when you actually need to use it.

 

Emily Kapus's curator insight, December 2, 2014 11:48 AM

A checklist to keep applying for college from becoming confusing.

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BigFuture - Free website for students to learn about preparing for, finding & applying to colleges

BigFuture - Free website for students to learn about preparing for, finding & applying to colleges | Applying To College. | Scoop.it

Big Future is a dynamic free website that allows students to learn all about preparing for, finding, and applying to colleges. Whether a student is interested in financial aid, what colleges are a good fit for them, or exploring career opportunities that they are interested in, this is an excellent site. Through dynamic videos, interactive modules, and an appealing interface, this site is the place to visit for kids interested in preparing and applying to college. There are a wealth of resources on the site that are also great for parents and counselors.


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Dominique I's insight:

when it comes down to getting ready to apply for college its all about getting prepared and being ready making sure that you have finacial aid, or at least applying for it, also making sure you have you recomendation and your personal statement ready all the things you need so when you are applying to colleges you have them already to the side ready and also make sure you have taken or planning on taking the SAT and ACT because most colleges require that which is most important.

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seth's curator insight, November 20, 2013 1:18 PM

This website is a real lifesaver! When it comes to finding colleges, exploring careers, and looking into financial aid, look no further. bigfuture.collegeboard.org  makes it easy. I was able to plan my future effortlessly and i couldn't be happier.