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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

What I Learned on College Visits With My Daughter

Dear Sophie,

Our four-day college tour was a whirlwind. I did everything I tell the families I[...]

5 Important Things to Know About College Application Deadlines

Today is the first round of deadlines for a number of colleges. Honestly, it's been a harried[...]

Facebook Live Recap: Ask America's College Counselor (10.13.21)

As Early Decision & Early Action deadlines rapidly approach for seniors, my October Facebook[...]

How to Fill Out the Honors List on Common App

Over the past few weeks, I have edited over 100 honors lists for my Application Nation - Class[...]

Facebook Live Recap: Ask America's College Counselor (9.29.21)

Fall is an important season in the college admissions cycle, and viewers had a lot of questions[...]

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