In addition, as a part of our holistic review, you may submit a personal statement, a secondary school report, as well as up to two letters of recommendation.
You are considered a transfer student if you have enrolled at a college or university after graduating from high school.
Another example- you mentioned the professors are good. They want to know if you’ve done your research and how you “fit” with the student body. Focus on the career you want to achieve via Mason, an end game plan and why it matters to you, imo.
Forget the convenience or why you like the campus or any of all that fluff.
1 highest average starting salary for public university graduates in Virginia according to the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia.
Many Mason students receive some kind of financial aid, such as grants, scholarships, work-study employment, or loans.
Just talk about what you actually plan on doing with your life and why you think Mason is the next step in that direction.
The end of the year (and the decade) always lead to a plethora of top ten lists, and since that terminus falls right in the midst of many application deadlines, my own top ten list of things to keep in mind for your last minute applications follows. Advocate (within reason) – Many applicants have already learned that it’s not all that difficult to contact admissions offices to find out which lucky counselor is reviewing the applications for any particular high school.
From there, it’s a short leap to trying to “friend” that same admissions officer in hopes that he or she will look more favorably upon applicants that said admissions officer remembers/knows/enjoys learning about through status updates.
There is, however, a reasonable version of this – trying to (briefly!