Emily is a college counselor at AcceptU. She received her BA from Middlebury College and has an M.S.Ed. in Higher Education from the University of Pennsylvania. Emily has over six years of admissions and advising experience at several institutions, including at Swarthmore College (consistently ranked as a top 3 liberal arts college) as well as … Continue reading Counselor Spotlight: Emily
Jamie is a college counselor at AcceptU. He received his BA from University of Mary Washington and has a M.Ed from George Mason University. Jamie has over five years of admissions experience at several institutions, including the University of California – Berkeley and Loyola University Maryland. Jamie also worked for six years as the Associate … Continue reading Counselor Spotlight: Jamie
Kyle is a college counselor at AcceptU. She received her BS from Vanderbilt University and has a certificate in college advising from Columbia University. Kyle has over five years of admissions experience at both public and private universities, including at the State University of New York as well as Rice University, where she was an … Continue reading Counselor Spotlight: Kyle
Standardized testing can be among the most stressful parts of the college application process. When it comes to taking ACT and SAT, many students find themselves unsure of which to pursue. To help decide, we recommend you take a mock SAT and ACT and compare your performance on each. However, if you find that you … Continue reading Should you take the SAT or ACT?
When beginning the college admissions process, it’s important to work closely with your school counselor – he or she can serve as a resource for information on developing a college list, standardized tests and financial aid. However, because the ratio of students to guidance counselors can be as high as 500:1, working with just your … Continue reading The advantages of an admissions counselor