9 Tips to Complete Your Best College Application

Tips to Complete Your College Application

Each year, over 1 million students apply to over 900 Common App member colleges worldwide. What is the Common App, you ask? It’s a non-profit membership organization that represents more than 900 colleges across the U.S. and 20 other countries. Their main focus is to connect applicants to these colleges. Which means you might be…

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How to Start Your College Search in Your Junior Year

How to Start Your College Search in Your Junior Year

When you’re in the middle of high school life, the last thing you may want to think about is college, but high school passes quickly and that next step is coming sooner than you think. To set yourself up for a brilliant future that you’re going to love, you should start your college search during…

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Dos and Don’ts to a Strong College Essay

Dos and Donts of a Strong College Essay

Even professional writers get stage fright in front of a blank page. There’s too much possibility, too many directions things can go, and too many choices for what will become the final draft. So if you’re procrastinating on your college essay, you’re not alone. And ever since many colleges made SAT and ACT scores optional,…

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5 Questions to Ask to Get Great College Recommendation Letters

5 Questions to Ask to For Great College Recommendation Letters for Your Application

Exploring, choosing, applying, visiting schools and getting to the college of your choice is a long, potentially overwhelming process. But it doesn’t have to be difficult. Each step of the way, there are tips and tools that can make the journey easier, and give you more confidence as you progress. Which is why we’re talking…

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How (& When!) to Plan Your College Visits 

How (& When!) to Plan Your College Visits 

You’re thrilled to explore a few campuses, catch the vibe, and find the one that feels most comfortable and most closely fits your goal. But with almost 6,000 colleges to choose from across the U.S., you might feel overwhelmed by the options. Here’s how to plan your college visits, and when you should make them happen.…

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