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College Essay Cliches to Avoid

College Essay Cliches to Avoid
The objective of the personal statement is to present a narrative that is memorable to the admissions officer and stands out among other applicants, which is why a cliché college essay topic can be an applicant’s downfall. And yet every year, a large population of applicants write the same overused college essays that admissions officers have seen time and time again. So what topics should you make sure to avoid?

Financial Aid: A How To

Financial Aid: A How To
Besides the academic and extracurricular rigor of college, students must also contend with the question of how to finance their time in college. Here is our breakdown of what you need to know when it comes to funding your higher education.

Study Tips for Different Learning Types

Study Tips for Different Learning Types
Not everyone learns the same way, which is why certain study methods are more effective for some than others. We’ve framed the rest of our study tips by what type of learner they’re best suited for, so take the time to consider which type of learner you are and study accordingly.