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Behind the scenes of the Columbia College admissions committee

What college essays should entail, how to deal with hovering parents, typing out college essays on your cell phones, and the three red flags a candidate won’t succeed at Columbia. SocratesPost interviews admissions officer Margaret Jones of Columbia College this week for her exclusive insights on what’s behind the admission door.

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How applicants paid money to see admissions results early

  • Will students need to earn higher SAT scores than before to get scholarships?
  • Can college applicants pay to see their admissions results and confidential application comments in advance?
  • Does getting into your dream college mean a “happily ever after?”

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