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Ten great colleges that don’t require the SAT or ACT

July 7, 2011, Posted In College Admissions
Marc

John has done well in classes. He’s taken a rigorous curriculum to show colleges that he’s not afraid of academic challenges. He’s a well-rounded student who has demonstrated leadership and has had diverse experiences. But he didn’t do well (or as well as he had hoped) on his standardized tests. Sound familiar? Does that describe … Continue reading Ten great colleges that don’t require the SAT or ACT

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Who should write your letters of recommendation?

June 27, 2011, Posted In College Admissions
Stephen

If you’re a rising senior, you have lots to think about this fall. One important part of the application that’s often overlooked by high school students is letters of recommendation. How many will you need? Whom should you ask and when? What should they say about you? For most private colleges and universities, you’ll likely … Continue reading Who should write your letters of recommendation?

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Can you afford college? A primer on financial aid

May 25, 2011, Posted In College Admissions
Marc

For most families looking at colleges, there’s more to consider than just location, student population and majors offered. There’s the cost. Is college affordable? What is financial aid? And how can you get in on the act? Financial aid programs began in the mid-‘60s; today, financial aid is – for most – the only way … Continue reading Can you afford college? A primer on financial aid

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