Preparing for College

Is Senior Year Too Late to Beef Up Resume?

Question: Do all college applications ask about community service or is it just extracurriculars? My son is very active in school... just not so much in the community. Is senior year too late to beef it up?

College applications ask students to list their most meaningful extracurricular, volunteer, and work experiences. This list can even include personal interests or hobbies that a student pursues independently, not just organized school clubs or community groups. So your son will have lots of wiggle room when it comes to deciding which of his undertakings to highlight.

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