SOURCE: https://www.commonapp.org College Board launched first fully digital SAT weekend administration on March 9. Students participating in SAT School Day and PSAT 10 are also testing digitally this spring. New York, NY – College Board this weekend launched the new, digital SAT® to students across the United States. The digital SAT provides a shorter test, […]

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Common App Announces 2024–2025 Common App Essay Prompts

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  • March 17, 2024
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SOURCE: https://www.commonapp.org We are happy to announce that the Common App essay prompts will remain the same for 2024–2025. Our decision to keep these prompts unchanged is supported by past research showing that overall satisfaction with the prompts exceeded 95% across our constituent groups – students, counselors, advisors, teachers, and member colleges. Moving forward, we […]

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College Applications For 2024 Show Strong Early Surge

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  • September 9, 2021
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SOURCE: https://www.forbes.com A preliminary report points to a surprisingly large increase in the number of students applying to college for the upcoming 2024-25 academic year. The new data come from a recent Common App Research Brief, covering applications to four-year institutions for next year received through November 1, 2023. Through that date, 836,679 distinct first-year […]

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