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Volume 11, Issue 7

2015-16 Common Application Supplements and Essay Prompts

We may be a little less than a month away from the August 1 release of the 2015-16 Common Application, but many colleges have already released their supplemental essay prompts, allowing students the opportunity to get a head start on their college application essays.

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Everything You Need to Know About the New SAT: Part I

Should students take the new SAT when it’s released next spring? That’s the question many rising sophomores and juniors are asking, and they’re finding it difficult to come to a solid conclusion – especially after the problems with the June 6 SAT this summer. IvyWise is here to help, with a two part breakdown of the changes coming to the SAT and what students and parents can expect from the new test in 2016.

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College Prep Apps: The Mobile Apps College Bound Students and Parents Need Now

Want to get a head start on your college preparation this summer? There’s an app for that! Staying on track and organized is crucial for success in the college admissions process, and there are a plethora of smartphone and tablet apps available to aid students and parents in preparing for the college application season senior year.

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