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

Every summer, high school students choose between internships, jobs and volunteer opportunities. All of these can be rewarding, but many students wonder what colleges and...

September 17, 2018

Writer’s block can hinder even the best ideas for a college or university admissions essay. This is understandable, as there is a lot of pressure associated...

September 17, 2018

Getting into your top choice isn't impossible, but it will be challenging. To make the process easier, read these 12 tips to improve your odds...

September 14, 2018

Your vision of your undergraduate experience might differ from that of your parents. This disconnect can be a source of contention as college and university...

September 13, 2018

Whether you’re an incoming freshman looking to make some extra spending money or a rising high school junior hoping to get some experience in a...

September 12, 2018

For decades, anxious teenagers and their parents complained about the inability to take the SAT and ACT in summer. Finally, the test makers listened. Now,...

September 12, 2018

Many high school students wonder about the importance of Advanced Placement (AP) classes and test scores when applying to an undergraduate program. The answer largely depends on the...

September 10, 2018

 

Summer is a great time for high school juniors to impress colleges. Here are a few activities that students can do to add some...

September 10, 2018

 

The summer before college can be a time to unwind from the stress of college admissions. But it is also a good time to prepare...

September 7, 2018

 

Many high school students are focused on getting accepted to a college or university, but an increasing number of students are looking ahead and...

September 6, 2018

 

If you must work during the summer, try finding a part-time job that fits your schedule and demands. Remember, when applying for a job,...

August 24, 2018

Most students will take the PSAT at some point, and it’s an important part of the college prep process. But that doesn’t mean everyone understands...

August 24, 2018

Many high schoolers worry about their GPAs. Your grade point average is an important part of your college applications, so it's definitely something you should...