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Tips for Completing College Applications

Applying for college can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. With the right help, those college applications can become a stress-free process. With College Application Training, we will walk you through each and every application and help you create an application that is sure to catch the attention of recruiters and hopefully get you into the college of your choice. Here are a few tips to help you along the way.

Keep Deadlines in Mind

All colleges and universities have deadlines for their application process. It is important to be aware of those deadlines and do your best to get an early start on completing the application process. If you miss the deadline, there will be no chance for you to complete the application afterward.

Follow Directions

Each and every college application will be different. That is why it is important to read over the application and the directions very carefully before completing them. Some might be strictly informational while others might require you to write an essay on a specific topic, following specific guidelines. Completing an application without following the guidelines set forth will not look as though you are capable of following directions, even if your application is a great one.


Once you are finished with your application, be sure to proofread it thoroughly. It can be easy to make mistakes without noticing. Proofread it a few times on your own and then have someone else proofread it as well.

Be Yourself

Finally, while there are always guidelines and instructions for each application, be sure to let your personality shine through. Don’t answer questions based on what you think the person reading the application wants to hear. Provide honest information and present your best self at all times.