Different Campus Settings

Different Campus Settings

Reading Time: 2 minutes As you start your college search, you may not have considered the importance of campus setting. By understanding the different environments of college campuses, you can choose a location where you will thrive. Here we will define four different...
8 Winter Break Productivity Tips

8 Winter Break Productivity Tips

Reading Time: 2 minutes During a season full of twinkling lights and holiday cheer, maintaining concentration can feel like the greatest challenge of all. Before you postpone your studies until the new year, check out these tips to balancing work and play during...
Schools for Student Parents

Schools for Student Parents

Reading Time: 2 minutes The thought of simultaneously raising children and earning a college degree may seem like an impossible undertaking. With the pandemic shifting the way colleges and universities are approaching the balance between work, life, and education,...
Tuition Bill Breakdown

Tuition Bill Breakdown

Reading Time: 3 minutes Looking at your tuition bill, you may be shocked at the total expense. Here we will puzzle together your tuition bill, and answer some common questions associated with making these payments.   What’s included on my tuition bill? Tuition...
All About Certificate Programs

All About Certificate Programs

Reading Time: 2 minutes When planning for your future, don’t forget about certificate programs. They are a prime option for students who aren’t sure about committing to a four-year university. They also suit students interested in a highly specialized field....
5 Tips for Your College Tour

5 Tips for Your College Tour

Reading Time: 2 minutes A college tour is the best way to get to know a college and help you decide if it’s a good fit for you. Check out our tips for making the most of these visits. Happy visiting! Draft a list of questions Sometimes it’s difficult to come up...
Types of Scholarships

Types of Scholarships

Reading Time: 2 minutes Scholarships are a great way to cut down or eliminate your out-of-pocket college costs. There are lots of scholarship money available, the trick is knowing where to look. The two main types of scholarship are college specific scholarships and...
All About Demonstrated Interest

All About Demonstrated Interest

Reading Time: 2 minutes For some colleges, demonstrated interest is really important in college admission decisions; they want to know who is enthusiastic about attending their school. Read on to learn more about expressing demonstrated interest and potentially...
How to Ask for Recommendation Letters

How to Ask for Recommendation Letters

Reading Time: 3 minutes Keep in mind that colleges are eager 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. Of course, they can glean some of this through your...