By Stephen "Reno" Reed 1. Be ready with a few intelligent questions about the university/college, questions that are not answered in the college catalog. The best questions will deal with the ability of the college to help you achieve your goals. Questions which show that you have read the catalog and have thought about it … Continue reading Suggestions for College Interviews
The college interview is probably not going to be the most important part of the application process, but it can help your chances of admission, provided you don't make these mistakes. 1. Be Late 2. Underdress 3. Talk Too Little 4. Make a Prepared Speech 5. Chew Gum 6. Bring Your Parents 7. Show Disinterest … Continue reading 10 Interview Mistakes to Avoid
Personal interviews are not a required part of the admission process at Connecticut College, but they're an excellent opportunity to add personal depth to your application. The interview is nothing to be intimidated by; just think of it as a conversation about your interests and involvements. Here is a list of interviewing tips that our … Continue reading Interview Tips from the Conn College Admissions Office
Before you do the real thing, try a practice interview. Invite a family member or friend to practice with you, each of you taking turns as the interviewer and the interviewee. That way, you'll become accustomed to both asking and answering questions. Read more, from the College Board web site.
Use this checklist to make sure you are ready for your college interview. Before Make an interview appointment at a college that's a good fit for me. Keep track of the date and time on a calendar. Learn what type of interview to expect. Research the college by visiting its website and reading its brochure … Continue reading College Interview Checklist