Your extracurricular activities and hobbies tell colleges things about you such as: whether you can manage your time, maintain a long-term commitment, and what unique qualities you bring to the college.
More Reasons Why You Should GET INVOLVED!
You’ll work with people who can help you shape your life.
You’ll explore potential career interests.
You’ll have a better chance of earning scholarships.
You’ll make new friends.
When choosing extracurricular activities, here are a few tips:
Colleges want to see commitment and a passion in extracurricular activities.
Focus on a few key activities and excel in those areas.
Make sure the activities reflect your individuality!
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