College Planning Guide

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It's true that applying to college can be a lot of work, but don't freak out. The sooner you begin putting together your college application materials (think now!), the easier the process will be. Simply create a calendar and follow these steps to get started. 

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Need help with your essay? It's the part of the application process you've been dreading, isn't it? Okay, take a deep breath. You'll find writing your essay is a whole lot less daunting if you break it down into steps. 

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Phew! Believe it or not, you've already completed the hardest part of writing a college essay. You've carefully considered possible topics, selected one that's right for you, and crafted an outline. Congratulations! You're halfway to the finish line. Now what?

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People often say, "Go to the college that ‘fits’ you best." Fit has to do with how you feel when you are on campus, the match between how you learn and how the faculty teaches, and the academic pressure you can handle. Take our fitness test now to see if you and Ithaca College are a match!

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