College and Social Media
Essential Questions:
  1. How does social media play a role in college admissions?
  2. What are ways college students use social media?


  • Social Media can be a tool you use to your own benefit in your college admissions process.
  • Social Media can give you a glimpse of reality and what is happening on campus.
  • You can engage with an institution through social media.
  • You can learn about the college by following them on Twitter or other social media site.
  • You can be denied admission based on your social media presence.


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