Highly Selective College Admissions
- Date: 05/04/2021 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
- Location: Zoom Meeting
Newport Beach, California 92660
Grades, test scores, and impressive activities alone won't get a student admitted to schools that reject almost all of their applicants. So how do students who get accepted to Ivy Leagues, Stanford, Northwestern, and the rest of the nation's most selective colleges set themselves apart from the rest of the applicant pool? We'll show you at this virtual seminar. We'll also reveal some Collegewise strategies to improve a student's chances of admissions at the most selective schools. While we don't believe that prestigious colleges are necessarily better colleges, we want students who are interested in these schools to have straight answers about what it will really take to have a shot at getting in.
Age level: High school juniors and seniors & parents
Highly Selective College Admissions is part of Newport Beach Public Library's Learn & Grow @ Your Library virtual youth programming initiative dedicated to connecting and serving students from kindergarten through high school.
Learn & Grow @ Your Library is supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.
The opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the position or policy of the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services or the California State Library, and no official endorsement by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services or the California State Library should be inferred.