Social Media in 2021: What College Applicants Need to Know

Social Media in 2021: What College Applicants Need to Know

Whether you’re glued to your social media accounts or more of an occasional user, it’s important to understand the role that your online presence will play when you apply to college. Kaplan’s most recent survey of admissions officers reveals that 65% believe that social media accounts are “fair game” during application review, a 6% increase from the year prior. Students are more connected than ever and most have been using social media since they were old enough to create accounts.