With over 20 million students applying to college each year, it’s hard to stand out among the crowd. Many applicants have similar test scores and grades, so what can help you be unique?
Attach a resume to your application. A resume highlights significant achievement and extracurriculars in an organized manner. Many high school students may think resumes are only for entering the workforce after college, but this isn’t the case anymore. A resume shows who you are as a person and where you spend time outside the classroom.
This site has resume templates and tips to help you get started!
— Beth Koeller, Hopkinton High School