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From time to time I will post information regarding Universities and Colleges that might interest you Check back frequently as the colleges will change.  If you are interested in a particular college or University come in to the College and Career Resource Center for more information

Getting Letters of Recommendation

Remember that most public/state universities do not require letters of recommendation, except for honors programs.

Who Should recommend you?

Academic teachers need to write the main letter(s) required ...more

Writing the Essay: sound advice from an Expert

Parke Muth, UVA, "US News World Report"

The BAD: 90% of the applications I read contain what I call McEssays - they usually consist primarily of abstractions and unsupported generalization. They are ...more

UC Requirements

http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/admissions/freshman .

Now entering its twelfth year, the Eligibility in the Local Context (ELC) was created to fulfill an important UC admissions goal: to ...more