More College Admissions Offices Are Looking at Facebook Pages Than Ever Before – Time to Clean Up That Profile!
A new study from Kaplan shows that more admissions counselors than ever before are considering social networking sites when reviewing prospective applicants for admission. It may be time to clean up that profile!
Many colleges these days have Facebook pages that are maintained by admissions departments. So, before you go posting negative things on a college’s Facebook wall, read my thoughts and remember how important it is to be nice in a public forum.
Check out the Common Application Facebook page for some helpful tips as you work on your application.
On a recent tour of colleges and universities in Pennsylvania, I kept noticing that most of the common spaces on these campuses were relatively quiet.
Embarrassing photos? Foul language? Clean it up–admissions officers are watching!