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...
College Rankings: What They Really Mean

College Rankings: What They Really Mean

Reading Time: 3 minutes From US News to the Princeton Review, there are hundreds of different college rankings based on hundreds of different factors. They all seek to answer the age-old question: is one college better than another? It seems like a clear cut question,...
Tips for Job Hunting in High School

Tips for Job Hunting in High School

Reading Time: 3 minutes Working a job in high school is no simple task, especially when you are already balancing class, homework, extracurricular activities, and time with friends and family. However, the experience can be super rewarding and valuable to your future...
Conservatory vs. College

Conservatory vs. College

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you are interested in the arts, you may have to decide between college and conservatory. Here we will cover the ways conservatory differs from college arts programs. We will also talk about how you can make the choice for yourself.  How Does...
Handling Stress in Your College Search

Handling Stress in Your College Search

Reading Time: 2 minutes With so many colleges to choose from, finding the perfect one for you may seem impossible. No matter where you are in the college search process, you may feel super stressed. Here are some steps to reduce stress in the college search and...
6 Tips for College Application Essays

6 Tips for College Application Essays

Reading Time: 2 minutes Your college application essays are an important part of the college application process. They serve as a way to communicate your uniqueness to admissions officers and show how passionate you are about their school. Some colleges will have...