Overlooked Parts of College Applications

Overlooked Parts of College Applications

Reading Time: 3 minutes When it comes to the college application process, most students think that the essays and the letters of recommendation are the most important elements of their submission. Here we will delve into other parts of the application that are equally...
How to Ask for Recommendation Letters

How to Ask for Recommendation Letters

Reading Time: 3 minutes Keep in mind that colleges are keen to learn about the candidate behind the GPA and test scores. They want to know who you are, what makes you tick, and the kind of character you display. Obviously, they can glean some of this through your...
Benefits of Articulation Agreements

Benefits of Articulation Agreements

Reading Time: 2 minutes Articulation agreements, also known as transfer agreements, are formal partnerships between two or more colleges. They document a clear path from one program to another. In other words, these partnerships make it easier for you to transfer...
Campus Visit Alternatives

Campus Visit Alternatives

Reading Time: 2 minutes You may have heard that you need to go on a campus visit to decide if a college is truly the right place for you. Although it’s ideal to step foot on the college campuses you are considering, sometimes it’s just not realistic. If you can’t make...
Benefits of Trade Schools 

Benefits of Trade Schools 

Reading Time: 2 minutes Though a traditional four-year college or university may seem like the right choice for many students, trade schools are worth keeping on your radar. Trade schools, also known as technical or vocational schools, teach and develop skills related...
Transforming Your College List Mindset

Transforming Your College List Mindset

Reading Time: 2 minutes Your college list is a list of schools you are interested in applying to. Do some of the schools on your list make you cringe? The surprising truth is that a lot of students apply to schools they have ZERO interest in actually attending. Think...