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Why Cappex is Essential for Your College Search & Selection Journey

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You’ve got a lot going on. The last thing you have time for is searching through a bunch of different sites looking for schools and scholarships, and then figuring out how much they’ll cost you and how competitive you’ll be if you apply.

That’s how your parents did it, but you’re smarter. You have Cappex. Cappex is a quick, easy-to-use resource that simplifies the discovery, application, decision, and payment process. Best of all, it’s free.

With a Cappex account, you can browse our extensive database of schools, majors, and scholarships to build the perfect plan for attending college. We’ll help you find the right-fit school for you based on your personal preferences and calculate your chances of acceptance based on your real-life stats.

College Greenlight, part of Cappex, works to make college more accessible for underrepresented and historically underserved students by bridging information and opportunity gaps with free resources, events, and scholarships. College Greenlight is well known for the Fly-In and Diversity Visit Program List that’s published and kept updated in the student portal.

Cappex Tools & Resources

Here’s a look at how Cappex can help you.

Explore Majors

What do you want to do with your life? So many options and so little time. Maybe it’s a career in motorsports or automotive restoration. Or it could be writing screenplays or working with animation and video graphics. There are so many exciting things to study, and we help you narrow down the options.

Take the Cappex majors quiz, and we'll point you in the right direction for your major and future career.

Find Schools & Build Your List

Cappex helps students discover colleges that match what’s most important to them —from budget to majors to style. Once you create a free Cappex account, you’ll get personal recommendations for colleges that fit your needs and interests. You can favorite those schools and see essential information about them, like their acceptance rate and estimated cost.

Compare Costs & More

With Cappex, you can save multiple schools to your list and reference them all in one place. From there, compare costs, programs, admissions data, and more to prioritize applications and set timelines.

See Your Chances

You’ve finally decided on your dream school, but how likely is it you’ll be accepted? Cappex lets you know where you stand when applying to any college. We factor in your academic information —GPA and test scores —to give you an estimate of how likely you are to be admitted. Then you can take that information and make the best decisions for your future.

Search for Scholarships

Browse the up-to-date database of scholarships to explore ways to pay for school. Filter by specific interests and personal attributes to find scholarships you’re eligible for. Cappex also offers a monthly $1,000 Easy Money Scholarship that requires no GPA or test scores for eligibility. Just create a free Cappex account to apply.

Access Helpful Resources

Use our vast library of resources to find tips on preparing for, applying to, and paying for college, as well as adjusting to college life and finding success post-graduation.

Learn About Transferring

Transferring from one college to another can be tricky. Students often lose credits and even end up paying more for school because of it. We want to help students navigate this process, and that’s where the College Transfer Center comes in.

We take the guesswork out of the transfer process with articles, videos, and an FAQ section. Visit our College Transfer Center to learn more.

Cappex: Your College Finder & Selection Partner

To get started, simply create a free account. You’ll have access to all the features we listed above and more. Click to find your perfect match and enter to win our $1,000 Cappex Easy Money Scholarship.

About Cappex

Cappex is one of the most popular tools for finding, planning, and paying for an undergraduate degree. Ninety percent of campus-bound high school seniors rely on Cappex.com to help them make college or university decisions.

At Cappex, our mission is to help every single student get closer to day one at the college that’s right for them.

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