While it may feel like the school year has just begun, now is already the right time to be thinking about your courses for next year and potentially subsequent years of high school. The courses that you choose throughout high school —- and the grades you receive in those courses — are arguably the most … Continue reading What high school courses should I take?
The moment has finally arrived when you’ve hit the “submit” button on your first application – congratulations! While you’re likely feeling a combination of anxiety, excitement, and relief, your work is far from over. Be sure to follow these steps to ensure that you remain on-track through the rest of the application cycle. Check your … Continue reading What to do after submitting a college application
School is in full swing and for many of you, this marks the beginning of arguably one of the most important years of high school – junior year. But don’t panic! There are many things you can think about to ensure that junior year is a success and you are well-prepared to begin your college … Continue reading College planning for juniors
Many universities offer students the chance to interview either before or after submitting their application. While this is often not a required piece of the application, the question is, if given the option, should you interview? As long as the interview fits into your college visit plans or can be done virtually, the answer is … Continue reading How to ace the college interview
Your college application essays play an extremely important role in the overall presentation of your application. The essays are one of the few places where you can truly show your voice and convince an admissions officer why you’d be a great fit for their college or university. Unfortunately, many students don’t take the appropriate amount … Continue reading Common mistakes to avoid in college essays