Community Service and Ivy League Admission

Many students and their parents believe that participating in community service is essential to gain admission to a highly selective college — including an Ivy League college. They think that if you aren’t a member of eight community service organizations, you’re not doing as much as your competition and you … 

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Community Service and College Admission

Why is it that parents and students think that community service is a factor in admissions? Why is it that students feel that it’s necessary to add up their community service hours? Colleges are looking to form well-rounded classes of talented students. What they’re most certainly not looking for is … 

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