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Getting to know the Coalition Application

March 21, 2017, Posted In Admissions Overview
Aidan

In September 2015, an alternative to the Common Application was announced: the Coalition for Access & Affordability. While still in its infancy, the Coalition is important for students and parents to understand because it will launch in Fall 2017. The goal of the Coalition application is twofold: 1. Utilize technology to help students engage in the college planning […]

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How to get graduate school funding

March 12, 2017, Posted In Grad School Planning
Cecilia

As a graduate student, applying for funding for research can be a long, difficult and uncertain process. Many fellowships are out there – but you’ll need to do your research to find the right ones! Even as an applicant to graduate programs – especially those in the sciences and in engineering – you should apply […]

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SAT & ACT offering new summer test dates

February 24, 2017, Posted In Standardized Testing
Aidan

Both the SAT & ACT have announced new summer testing dates! This year the SAT will offer a new August 26 testing date. The registration deadline is July 17. This August testing date will also provide students with an oppurtunity to take the following SAT Subject Tests: Literature U.S. History World History Mathematics Level 1 Mathematics […]

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College planning for rising juniors

February 20, 2017, Posted In Admissions Strategy
Sophie

As a freshman in high school, you were excited to be at a new school with new responsibilities, teachers, classes and sports. As a sophomore, you grew, studied hard and enhanced your skills in athletics, community service and classwork. Now you are a junior, and the idea of life at college has crept into your […]

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