College Tips
Advance Learning Success:


College Career Promise in Buncombe County



CFNC:College Foundation of North Carolina 
 
Your Best Shot on College Applications
 
Grades
  • You know that grades are important
  • Did you realize that honor's classes weigh more than standard?
  • Find out the school policy 
 
SAT
  • The more times you practice, the better your score
  • Sign up for the SAT question of the day.
  • Download the APP
  • Practice regularly
 Essay
  • The essay is the only peek into your spirit that the selection committee will have.
  • Select a topic that is meaningful to you.
  • Allow the committee to see inside your heart. 
Team Activity
  • Show that you will remain committed to a group over time.
  • Sports
  • Music
  • Chorus
  • Community and church TEAM activities
 
Community Service
  • Show that you are committed to making your community a better place to live & work.
  • Community events
  • School volunteer
  • Church volunteer
  • Recycling
  • Animal Shelters
  • Soup Kitchens