Many students think that ‘networking’ and building connections isn’t important until you’re ready to start doing your job search – but the truth is – your connections are critical as you go through the college application process.
Making a great impression with the people listed below, helping them understand your personal brand/your story and how you are unique is IMPERATIVE to the college app process.
- High School Counselor
- Regional Admissions Representatives
- College Interviewers
- Alumni & Current Students
This article from Her Campus provides great insights into how to win the praise of each of these key people in the college application process. And remember, you only have one chance to make a good impression, so be prepared with each connection you make!