Preparing for College

Entrepreneurship and Ivy Admission

Question: If I start a business in my area will it help my chances of getting into an Ivy League school?

Admission officials at elite colleges certainly like it when students take initiative, and they also like it when their applicants venture beyond the walls of their high school and when they work with people from different age groups. Your business will probably enable you to do all of these things, and this will certainly be a plus at decision time.

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