Welcome to a very detailed guide on how to fill out the common app activities section. This is my area of expertise within college admissions consulting, and I am so excited to share what I know with you! Today I teach you all of my tips, strategies, and my unique writing formula to help make your activities section stand out. The activities section and extracurricular activities are super important, especially if you’re aiming to get into super competitive schools like the Ivy League. If you have any questions on filling out the activities section, or even just about extracurriculars in general, please leave them in the comment section below and I will answer as best I can. All the best, you got this! Em TIMESTAMPS0:00 I have so much to share with you!0:06 Why you need to watch this0:36 The admission officer's POV2:14 The "Ideal" Activities Section?3:15 My Writing Formula + Tips & Strategies 5:53 How to rank your activities 6:57 Use this section in the common app!07:28 Frequently Asked Questions9:06 Very helpful resources! 9:58 lil' motivational speechFREE RESOURCEShow to get into top colleges with bad grades (my true story) https://youtu.be/52u0fK0bRi4My activties section spreadsheet - https://bit.ly/et_activitiestemplateSub-count: 138 best friends!!!