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|Step 1: Use this page for your first school, then move on to the next page and your second school.|
|Step 2: Answer a few questions to customize your checklist.||First, answer a few questions...|
|What school is this application for?||Type the name of your target school|
|How many recommendations did this school require?||0|
|Did you write an optional essay for this school?||No|
|Did this school require a test score?||No|
|Did this school have open-invitation interviews?||No|
|Step 3: Use this checklist for schools one at a time. You can check items off along the way, but be sure to do a final check before you submit.||Application Checklist|
|Do you have a clear application brand with 3-5 character traits?|
|Could you easily explain it to an admissions officer?|
|Do you have a resume that emphasizes your brand traits?|
|Does your resume meet application standards? (e.g., pdf format, 1 page, etc.)|
|3. ESSAYS AND PERSONAL STATEMENT|
|Have you completed all of the essays, including the personal statement, required for this application?|
|Do the essays/personal statement meet their respective length requirements? (e.g., word, page, or character count)|
|Do your essays/personal statement reflect your brand elements and career vision?|
|When you uploaded the documents, did all of the formatting come out as you expected?|
|Are the documents you uploaded attached to the correct prompts?||Note: Check all boxes that have no subtask (otherwise your main task will not be marked complete)|
|Are the documents you included in your application for the right school?|
Have the recommender links been sent to your recommenders
|Have you confirmed with your recommenders that they received the recommender link emails and are actively working on your recommendations?|
|Have your recommenders submitted their recommendations?|
|Note: Check all boxes that have no subtask (otherwise your main task will not be marked complete)|
|5. THE APPLICATION|
Have you answered all of the questions in the application honestly?
Have you checked any self-reported information to make sure you haven't made any mistakes?
|Have you completed your responsibilities with regard to transcripts?|
|Have you checked social media for any content that may be considered inappropriate?||Note: Check all boxes that have no subtask (otherwise your main task will not be marked complete)|
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