College essay anxiety calls for reinforcements

By Jordan Freisleben and Sade Tavangarian Even after taking the three day Essay Writing Workshop this summer, taught by deans and a former college admissions officer, Toby* felt he needed help. “Essays are the main part [of the applications],” he said. “They can make or break it.” Toby, like a number of other seniors, has […]

Students include UCs in Plan Bs

Because of the current economic crisis, Naomi* has to apply for financial aid at every college she is applying to. Adrianna* is now considering University of California schools more heavily than she was before the financial recession. Tracy* has altered her college application plans because her parents are no longer willing to pay a private […]