This is Issue #12 of our Top Tweets Tuesday series where we share the top college prep tweets we’ve come across to make planning for college just a little bit easier. Whether you’re just starting high school or you’re on your 15th campus tour this year, we hope we can offer a little insight and reassurance on your college-bound journey.
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— CampusSherpa (@CampusSherpa) November 29, 2016
Your college essay shouldn’t just be all about you, make it about THEM! Make sure you tell colleges why you love them and be sure to get specific! Read the full article for tips on how to show demonstrated interest.
Colleges Need Love, Too, so don't forget to tell them clearly why you are the one for them! Demonstrated Interest! – https://t.co/gTljkcK8EE
— Wendie Lubic (@collegeladydc) November 28, 2016
Now is the perfect time to get these test dates on your calendar. Planning in advance will allow you to map our your study strategy and ensure you plan around tests dates.
Thinking of taking the SAT or ACT before June? Here are the important dates. pic.twitter.com/qm43HQVroq
— CollegeConsultantSC (@ccofsc) November 28, 2016
Don’t fall for these myths about how to pick a college. Every student is different and it’s important to understand what makes a college a good fit for you. Read the full article to make sure you can avoid these common misconceptions.
— Jessica Velasco (@Admissions411) November 29, 2016
The scholarship search process can be overwhelming. This great graphic breaks down the many places you can look for scholarships – other than google. Start your search today!
— Testive (@Testive) November 29, 2016
Did you know that today is Giving Tuesday? As we approach the end of another year, this is a great time to reflect on the impact we’ve had on others. Did you plan to do more this year? What are your goals for next year?
Today is #GivingTuesday. What have you done today to enrich the lives of others? What have you given monetarily to help those in need?
— Suzanne Shaffer (@SuzanneShaffer) November 29, 2016
Have a wonderful week and see you next Tuesday!