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6 Ways to Prepare for College During COVID-19

Preparing for college during a pandemic isn’t normal or easy. But there are things you can do from your couch to stay on track! The most important thing you can do is to stay focused on your goal: getting into college.

Here are 6 activities you can do right now to keep moving forward, while sitting still:  

  1. Go on a virtual college campus visit 
  2. Ask for a letter of recommendation 
  3. Research how to pay for college 
  4. Write a stellar admissions essay 
  5. Explore majors 
  6. Create your college list 

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