Completing the Common App – a Step-by-Step Guide

Completing the Common Application – a Step-by-Step Guide

This is your step-by-step, section-by-section guide to completing the Common App!  Below you’ll find instructional videos that will guide you through each section of the third “tab” in the Common Application – which is the heart of the application itself. We hope these short videos will answer your questions about each section of the Common … Read more

Summer 2017 College Application Workshops

Magellan will host several college application workshops and college essay “boot camps” for Los Angeles-area students in June, and towards the end of the summer.  The purpose of each of our workshops is to help students get applications and essays done long before fall classes and senior year activities become intense. All events are three hours, … Read more

College Admissions Timing: When Will I Know? When Should I Visit?

People always ask us about the college admissions timeline – when will we hear our admission decisions?  When should we go visit colleges?  February is a bit of a strange time for high school seniors.  After putting so much effort into their college applications in the fall, now is a “quiet period,” as many colleges … Read more

Fall College Information Sessions, 2016

Many colleges send their admissions representatives to visit the Los Angeles area in the fall.  Additionally, some colleges keep track of students who attend information sessions or meet their admissions counselors at college fairs.  This is an opportunity for you to demonstrate your interest in these colleges! Below is a list of some college information … Read more

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