September 18, 2018

A resume can seem pointless when you’re still in high school. You’re likely imagining a stuffy document with a ton of impressive job titles and...

September 17, 2018

Many schools, especially those in smaller conferences, allow students to try out for athletic teams in a process called walking on. Walk-on tryouts demand a lot of time...

September 17, 2018

Every college or university with a Greek life program handles it differently, but many students have false perceptions of fraternities and sororities because of pop...

September 17, 2018

It can be difficult to will yourself to work out after a day filled with lectures, obligations and studying. The good news is you don’t...

September 17, 2018

A college or university tour will highlight the best things that a campus has to offer. You should ask questions beyond what’s presented in order to get...

September 17, 2018

Winter break are made of a few wonderful weeks of rest, catching up with family and meeting up with friends. Still, there’s plenty of preparation to...

September 17, 2018

Finals week is nearly here and the prospect of spring break is the only thing motivating you to study. Yet a new problem dawns on...

September 17, 2018

Taking a leadership role is a great way to build a resume or gain experience. There are several ways to go about taking a leadership...

September 14, 2018

You only get one freshman orientation, so you want to go with an open mind and enthusiasm. It’s a new and busy process, but making...

September 13, 2018

The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) is an association of 11 private liberal arts schools in New England, specifically Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut and New...

September 13, 2018

Deciding which fraternity or sorority chapter to rush can be just as difficult as deciding to join Greek life in the first place. Going Greek can be...

September 13, 2018

In many ways, the East Coast and the West Coast have completely different cultures and lifestyles. New England is very different California. Even so, there...

September 13, 2018

Whether you’re studying in high school or an undergraduate program, group assignments are common. It can be intimidating to let others determine part of your...

September 12, 2018

 

Colleges and universities offer a wide range of options for students looking to play sports. In theory, you can play as an up-and-coming all-star...

September 12, 2018

 

It can be daunting to head to campus while knowing only few people, or no one at all. So you should take advantage of...

September 12, 2018

 

Some of my fondest memories are of late summer nights with my high school friends just before we left for our colleges and universities....

September 12, 2018

 

So you moved in, said sweet goodbyes to your family and finally met your new roommate. Your freshman year is in full swing, yet there...

September 11, 2018

 

College isn’t only about taking classes and earning a degree. It’s also an opportunity for you to be a part of groups and programs...

September 11, 2018

When visiting a college or university campus, you need to stay long enough to ask a lot of questions. That means that you should not...

September 11, 2018

 

Taking a walk around the town or city that surrounds a campus is almost as important as touring the school itself. Here are some...

September 11, 2018

 

One thing that undergraduate applicants often forget to do is converse with students who are currently attending a college or university. By doing this,...

September 6, 2018

 

Students who excel at one sport, hobby or club are more desirable to elite colleges and universities than students who join many activities. Admissions...

August 23, 2018

It’s deadline time for early decision applications to college. Early decision is a college admissions process in which high schools students send their application to their...