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Summertime Sessions, College Tours and More

By mbrown | May 28, 2024

The 2024 commencement ceremonies are now complete and Memorial Day observances are behind us. We certainly love summer vacations and taking time to relax. But make sure to make the… Read more »

Frustrated With FAFSA Delays?

By mbrown | April 12, 2024

Delays and glitches with this year’s new FAFSA roll out have caused enormous frustration for students and parents seeking financial aid for the 2024-2025 school year. “The already stressful college… Read more »

3 Tips for Truth in Communication *

By jchristian | September 23, 2021

There is SO MUCH INFORMATION coming at us these days.  It is hard to know what is accurate, what is “sort of” close to the truth, and what is just… Read more »

5 Tips to Improve Your Art Portfolio

By nbaldwin | November 3, 2022

What makes a successful art portfolio? The answer to this question may vary depending on who you ask, but within the context of college admissions, there are a few key… Read more »

What to Expect as a Rising College Freshman

By nbaldwin | May 5, 2022

From walking across a graduation stage to stepping into the world of higher education, the life of a high school graduate can change drastically leading up to the highly-anticipated —… Read more »

4 Tips for Better Studying

By nbaldwin | December 2, 2021

A joy for some and an unbearable chore for others, studying is something many of us can’t avoid. However, no matter your approach to the task, there are so many… Read more »

Are There Benefits to Applying Early?

By nbaldwin | July 1, 2021

In short, yes. Applying early to any school can serve as an important step on the road to college acceptance. Though not for every student, this choice should definitely be… Read more »

Public vs. Private College: What’s Right for You?

By nbaldwin | February 4, 2021

So, you’re interested in applying for college but need a little guidance when it comes to comparing and contrasting public and private institutions. Both college types have their perks and… Read more »

How to Choose a Major

By nbaldwin | December 29, 2020

Many of us struggle to settle on dinner plans, so when it comes down to picking a college major — a decision that has shaped the courses and career paths… Read more »

Early Decision vs. Early Action: What’s the Difference?

By nbaldwin | October 7, 2020

Picture this: you’ve created your college list, and you’re struggling to decide when to apply. You begin to think, “Should I apply early?” The short answer to your question is… Read more »