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What to Keep in Mind When Asking for Recommendation Letters This Fall

By IvyWise on Fri, Sep 13, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Your College Recommendation Letters Should Set You Apart

In addition to fine tuning essays and submitting standardized test scores, high school seniors need to prioritize preparing college recommendation letters. Admissions officers are eager to gauge how a student has contributed to their local community, and input from teachers and guidance counselors can help provide this additional context to applications.

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4 Tips for Writing Thanksgiving Thank You Notes to Teachers and Counselors

By IvyWise on Wed, Nov 21, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Take Some Time to Say “Thank You” to Those Who Are Helping You Through the College Application Process

For many students, Thanksgiving is a time to catch up on sleep, visit extended family, and enjoy an all-you-can eat feast. However, high school seniors should add one more item to their holiday agenda: crafting thank you notes for the teachers and counselors who have penned their letters of recommendation.

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