Sara Harberson

Sara Harberson is the founder of Application Nation, which provides personalized advice to college applicants and their families, and Admissions Revolution, a free, on demand video membership that demystifies college admissions. She is the former associate dean of admissions at the University of Pennsylvania and the former dean of admissions and financial aid at Franklin & Marshall College. Sara’s philosophy is that every kid applying to college deserves the best advice.

Recent Posts

10 Essential Facts About Early Decision 2

What if you had one more opportunity to increase your chances of admission? Would you take[...]

Facebook Live Recap: Freshmen, Sophomores, & Juniors

This is the time of year that college admissions questions start coming fast and furious for[...]

5 Reasons You Need to Have a Back-Up Plan

I am a big fan of having a back-up plan. For a high school senior, your back-up plan should[...]

Parents and Students, I Have One Piece of Advice For You

Moms, dads, and high school seniors, I'm going to ask you to do something harder than almost[...]

12 Answers to Your Questions About the Alumni Interview

Now that most of my students’ “early” applications are submitted, they are beginning to hear[...]

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