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Application Essays for Florida’s State Universities

Topics: College Application Essay, Common Application, College Application, Coalition App, UF, FSU, UCF, Personal Statement

Covid Conversations with Colleges

Last Updated by Jason Robinovitz on August 18, 2020

 

Topics: College Admission, UF, FSU, UCF, Coronavirus

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Topics: College Admission, UF, FSU, UCF, Coronavirus

Legislative Updates Affecting FL Universities & Scholarship Programs

Last Updated by Jason Robinovitz on February 20, 2020

Numerous news outlets, including this one, have reported on proposed legislation that could significantly impact many Florida students. It’s an interesting – even controversial – story that we’ll follow closely. According to a bill sponsored by Rep. Randy Fine (R-Palm Bay), students and their families could see the following changes to both their choices and funding for post-secondary education.

Topics: UF, FSU, Bright Futures, New College, FL Poly

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Topics: UF, FSU, Bright Futures, New College, FL Poly

How to Respond to the UF Essay Prompts

Last Updated by Jason Robinovitz on August 13, 2019

According to UF admissions, if you’re applying to become a freshman, you must submit a personal essay that allows admissions to get to know who you are. The word count limit is specified in the two application platforms – either the Coalition or Common Application, the latter of which UF is accepting for the first time this year. Here are the essay prompts from which to choose

Topics: College Application, UF, Personal Statement

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Topics: College Application, UF, Personal Statement