College Application Workshop (Monday, June 3rd – Thursday, June 6th, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)


College Application Workshop
Monday, June 3rd – Thursday, June 6th
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Please bring a laptop

10 in stock

Expiry Date: June 7, 2024


4-Day College Application Workshop, Monday, June 3rd –  Thursday, June 6th, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you ready to apply to the college of your dreams but have questions and are wondering where to start? Discover the ultimate college readiness experience with our immersive 4-Day College Workshop! Designed for high school students aspiring to navigate the complexities of the college admissions process, this comprehensive workshop offers a holistic approach to preparation. Over the course of four enriching days, participants will delve into a variety of topics, including college research, application strategies, and essay writing. Led by seasoned college counselors and admissions experts, each session is meticulously crafted to provide invaluable insights, practical tips, and personalized guidance. Whether you’re just beginning your college journey or seeking to enhance your application portfolio, our 4-Day College Workshop equips you with the knowledge, resources, and confidence to thrive in the competitive world of college admissions. Don’t miss this opportunity to unlock your potential and embark on the path to academic success!

We will:

  • Determine appropriate college applications for the student’s dream school, match schools, and safety schools.
  • Develop a timetable for each application.
  • Learn how to request test scores and transcripts.
  • Create a list of relevant activities to highlight the student’s accomplishments for admissions.
  • Create a resume to include student strengths, interests, hobbies, extracurricular activities, awards, and achievements.
  • Receive guidance to answering all sections, questions, and prompts to complete applications for either ApplyTexas, CommonApp, or individual college applications.
  • Learn ways to solicit teacher recommendations.
  • Completing and editing assistance on short answer questions.
  • Essay-writing assistance for brainstorming topics, editing grammar for long essays and short answers, and providing guidance on structure and editing.

Prepare for an enriching experience by completing the following tasks prior to the workshop:
Begin exploring a variety of colleges and universities to identify those that align with your academic, extracurricular, and personal interests. Big Future (College Board) is an excellent starting point!
Reflect on Your Goals: Take some time to reflect on your academic and career goals, as well as any specific preferences or requirements you have for your college experience.
Gather Academic Records: Compile transcripts, standardized test scores, and any other relevant academic records that may be required for college applications.
Brainstorm Essay Topics: Begin brainstorming potential essay topics for college applications, focusing on personal experiences, achievements, and aspirations that showcase your unique qualities.
Explore Financial Aid Options: Research scholarships, grants, and financial aid opportunities to help fund your college education.
Schedule Campus Visits: If possible, arrange visits to college campuses to get a feel for the campus environment, facilities, and culture.
Create an account on CommonApp.
By completing these tasks prior to the workshop, you’ll be better prepared to actively engage in discussions, ask informed questions, and make the most of this invaluable opportunity to plan for your college future.

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