Top Ten List of Things I Wish I Had Known About College Admissions
A high school senior headed to Harvard University dishes out what she wishes she had known going into the application process.
Spring at last! Seniors have agonized over essay topics, ranted about the Collegeboard, visited the Common Application website far too many times, and finally made it through college applications. As I sent off my last Admissions Office-destined envelope, hindsight (and a dose of should have, could have, would haves) hit me straight on. Here is my Top Ten List of Things I Wish I Had Known About College Admissions.