Admissions

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How to Turn Your Summer into a Personal Statement

How to Turn Your Summer into a Personal Statement

Even if you spent your summer babysitting …
Basic Guide to the Common App

Basic Guide to the Common App

Let’s get started filling out the basic information on your Common Application …
Your Strongest Possible College App

Your Strongest Possible College App

A guide to putting together your strongest possible college application …
How to Visit a College Campus

How to Visit a College Campus

A successful college visit will leave you with a much better sense of whether the school is a good fit …
How to Go Back to School after Working

How to Go Back to School after Working

So you’re returning to school after several years in the workforce? First, congratulations for investing in yourself! Second, we hope …
Summer Fun with Physics

Summer Fun with Physics

How to teach kids basic physics with a bubble pool …
Where Does Signet Volunteer?

Where Does Signet Volunteer?

An introduction to the various community service initiatives Signet tutors are involved with …
5 Note-Taking Tips for College

5 Note-Taking Tips for College

As you go from high school to college, you’ll need to adapt new strategies for success …
4 Misconceptions in College Admissions

4 Misconceptions in College Admissions

From test score percentiles to celebrity recommendations, we’re here to guide you …
Volunteering for Students

Volunteering for Students

Why volunteering matters and how to go about it …