College Application News – November – ACT, letters of recommendation, recording extracurricular activities

College Guide 4 Parents’ College Application News informs parents of high school students about college app topics relevant to this time of the year.


November college application news for parents of high schoolers: what is a good ACT score, obtaining good letters of recommendation, documenting your child's extracurricular activities


This month, seniors applying to Regular Decision and Rolling Admissions are busy working on their applications and making sure colleges get their best test scores.

In this newsletter, we focus on:

  • what is a good ACT score
  • how to get good letters of recommendation
  • what seniors should be working on this month,
  • what to record about your child’s extracurricular activities

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