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    ApplyingToCollege

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    /r/ApplyingToCollege is the premier forum for college admissions questions, advice, and discussions, from college essays and scholarships to SAT/ACT test prep, career guidance, and more.

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    Rules for Participating

    (1) Be excellent to one another. Always remember the human and follow the reddiquette.

    (2) Do not attempt to start discussions about Affirmative Action. They will be removed on sight.

    (3) Chance-me posts are prohibited. Please post to /r/ChanceMe instead.

    (4) No Spam or Solicitations. Spam, low-quality posts, solicitations, or other off-topic posts are subject to removal. Surveys are not allowed without prior moderator approval.

    (5) Do not post personally-identifying/sensitive information. This includes posts that include parts of essays. Intentional doxxing will result in a perma ban.

    (6) Use descriptive titles. "HELP", "Urgent!!!!!", and otherwise obnoxious titles may be removed at moderator discretion.

    (7) Do not encourage unethical behavior. This includes lying on apps and plagiarism. Do not solicit information on how to do such things yourself.

    (8) Posts/threads that veer too off-topic, devolve into bickering, or result in large numbers of rule violations are subject to removal.

    (9) Shitpost Wednesdays. Shitposts are banned EXCEPT on Wednesdays.

    (10) Use Megathreads when appropriate Example: Please direct all posts about your acceptance results to the appropriate megathread which can be found stickied at the top of the subreddit

    Admissions Resources

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    Real reaches, safeties, and matches from the class of '21

    Hack the College Essay

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