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What should you do if your senior slide slides a little too far? How can you cope if tenth grade stupor gets in the way of good grades? How can you boost your profile if you have a low SAT or ACT score?

Don't worry – none of these situations need to doom you to top college rejection -- if they are dealt with properly.

The following resources will help you tackle your college application weaknesses head-on, so that despite your less-than-perfect stats, you still present yourself as the capable, confident, and competent student that you are.

  1. 5 A's for Your Low GPA, a podcast episode
  2. When Your High-School Grades Take a Nosedive
  3. 6 Tips for Talking About Your Weaknesses
  4. Flaws Make You Real
  5. Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?
  6. Resilience in the Face of Failure 
  7. Disclosing a Learning Disability
  8. College Planning Tips

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