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CSS Profile; Reporting Test Scores; University of Chicago Essays

Getting In A College Coach Conversation

Written by College Coach Guest Authoron October 6th, 2021

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For most colleges, applying for financial aid is as simple as filling out the FAFSA. But a smaller group of schools also requires the CSS Profile. We’ll share what to expect if you need to complete that form as well. In the era of test optional colleges, students and parents frequently struggle to decide whether they should submit their test scores as part of their applications. We’ll walk you through how to think about that. Finally, we’re reviewing the additional essay prompts for University of Chicago in our fall series on supplemental essays. To listen to other episodes, visit Getting In: A College Coach Conversation on VoiceAmerica or search for us on Apple PodcastsStitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. While you’re there, please leave us a rating or review! We appreciate your feedback.


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