Destination College Hosts "Building Your Depth For the Top 10 Things Colleges Want In An Applicant"

Oct. 9, 2013 – With college applications at an all time high, understanding what admission reviewers are looking for is of the utmost importance. To aid students in gaining a competitive edge, the Destination College Department at Collin College will identify and provide an inside look at the 10 most important traits for applicants at its “Building Your Depth for the Top 10 Things College Want In an Applicant” workshop from 6:30-8:p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22 in the Living Legends Conference Center at the Spring Creek Campus in Plano, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway.

Attendees will also learn how they can apply their academic interests, unique talents and personal passions in ways that will market them best as individuals.

While the workshop is free, registration is required.

To register, visit For questions, call 972.377.1772.

Destination College is a Collin College initiative that helps high school students and their parents to get ready for college, no matter which institution they choose. This event is part of a series of workshops scheduled to help high school students prepare for college.

Collin College serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.