Top Spring Break Destinations to Boost Your Resume
Take your favorite student on a trip of a lifetime (and hey, it might also help them score Ivy)
Written by The Editors of DuJour
In the college application process, every second counts. If travel is a must for you and your family, take relief in the fact that a memorable spring break trip and the journey towards the Ivy League don’t have to be mutually exclusive. We spoke with the CEO & Founder of IvyWise, Dr. Kat Cohen, about all things spring break: where you should go, to what you should do there, and how your trip can strengthen a student’s college application and possibility of becoming an Ivy League student.
Although college admission does not rest on travel, what can make a travel experience special and potentially interesting to admissions officers is when the travel directly relates back to one of the student’s core interests. Even better is if the travel furthers his or her understanding of a topic, or helps solidify him or her as a specialist.
Click ahead and consider the following five destinations to boost a student’s resume.