By this time, you’re well aware that the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has emerged as a serious global threat. Fears of the spread have affected gatherings of all sizes around the country, from large events such as SXSW and Coachella, to small gatherings of students in elementary, middle and high school. In addition to high schools … Continue reading How coronavirus (COVID-19) will impact college admissions
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With spring breaks soon approaching, now is the time when many families will begin planning college visits. As you’re busy preparing an itinerary for where you’ll be traveling, it’s just as important to focus on what you can do to maximize each visit. What makes a college visit successful is doing the very things that … Continue reading Maximizing your campus visits
There are more than 2,000 four-year colleges in the United States to choose from. When starting the college admissions process, make sure that you research schools with programs that best suit you. Your initial list can be as long as you’d like, but you should keep in mind that applying to every university on your … Continue reading How to create your college list
Whether you’re browsing a college fair, attending a meeting at your school, or visiting a university campus, speaking with an admission officer can have a profound influence on the development of your college list. Not to mention, a positive interaction could result in a more favorable review of your application later on. Here are some … Continue reading How to Interact with Admissions Officers
I don’t know about you, but when I see the letters “PhD” after someone’s name, I feel a slight pang of jealousy. I opted to stop at a master’s degree, but my parents would have been so proud had I continued with a doctorate. However, I realize that parental pride should not be the sole … Continue reading Is a PhD right for me?