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How to Build an Extracurricular Profile For Top US Universities

Extracurriculars can make a world of difference in your application.

Your extracurricular activities list makes a statement about who you are and what matters to you. They offer admissions officers a glimpse into your personality and the contributions you would make as a student on their campus — which is why your extracurricular profile is so important.

Curious about the benefits of extracurricular activities and what goes into a stellar extracurricular profile that catches the eye of admissions officers? Download this eBook to learn all you need to know.

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What do you want your extracurriculars to say about you?

While admissions officers used to look for well-rounded students with a variety of traditional extracurricular experiences, in recent years their expectations have changed. Now they want to see activities and leadership roles that are tied together by a common theme and illustrate what’s important to you outside of the classroom.

So how do you strategically build an extracurricular profile that resonates with the admissions gatekeepers? Which activities should you focus on and when should you start? And how can you showcase your activities and achievements without compromising authenticity?

In this eBook, we’ll answer these questions and many more. Download to learn:

  • Why extracurricular activities matter
  • When and how to get started on your extracurricular profile
  • How to strategically build your Common App activities section
  • Success stories from Crimson students including extracurricular activities examples
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