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Berkeley's Jarich advises applicants "to read their work aloud and edit it when given feedback, but do not edit it to the point that your voice is lost. While some may wonder how we could know if it is their voice, a veteran application reader will tell you that there are enough clues in the application to know when the essay has been re-engineered to the point of losing the connection to the student."

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Colorado College currently accepts three applications for admission: the , the , and the . Each one receives the same holistic review, and there are no inherent advantages in applying with one over the others. Each application should be accompanied by our Supplement--additional essays / word prompts that help us understand why you're interested in us and what you could bring to our campus community. For the Common and Coalition Applications, this supplement is built in. For the QuestBridge Application, students must fill this out separately and on their own ().

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Finally, the college application can be a grueling process, and at times, it might seem like you will never finish, or that you may not get in anywhere. But ultimately, I know of no friends who did not love the school that they ultimately chose to attend, and I know of no friends who did not have a mind-blowing four years (with more positives than negatives), provided that they took advantage of the opportunities offered. And, it is with this hindsight that I wanted to write a short advice column, and share my college essays in hopes that I can assuage some of the stress during the process, and help other students out there around the country approaching this crossroad portray themselves in the best light possible, and take a first step in making their dreams come true.