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Colleges want to know why you are applying. Here's how to respond to this important question!

Original post made by Elizabeth LaScala, another community, on Sep 19, 2010

Question: I am having trouble with a question that it seems all the private colleges on my list ask: “Why do you want to attend our college?” What are the colleges looking for when they ask this question? I am worried and confused. – A high school senior from Danville

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