College Admissions 101

How to Tour Colleges and Universities: Tips for High School Students

When you get ready to tour colleges, you already know that it is more complicated than simply going online to reserve a date or calling up a school and arranging a visit. Your parents have to take the day off from work, make travel arrangements, you have to find time...

Freshman Through Senior Year Checklist: College Planning for High School Students

As a high school student, we know you have a busy schedule. Your high school experience begins with adjusting to a new environment and new friends, and snowballs to challenging classwork, lots of extracurricular activities, and a host of social events. Your time is...

What Is Early Action vs Early Decision? Differences Between Admission Types

When you first heard about applying to colleges, you may have envisioned this process: You apply to various schools, they say "Yea" or "Nay" and you decide on the school that fits you best. As you might already know by now, it is a little more complicated than that...

What Is a College Search? How to Execute Your Ideal College Search

What Is a College Search? How to Execute Your Ideal College Search You may know you need to get the college search underway, but what is a college search, exactly, and how do you effortlessly move through the steps of the college search process?  As you probably...