Category:College prep

Early Application Decisions Are Right Around the Corner!

Most early application decisions will arrive in mid-December and many students are counting the days. Here are some tips to make to keep in mind during this exciting time. More

From the New York Times: How to Make the World a Better Place

Let Nicholas Kristof remind you why giving back is important and offer ideas for how to get involved. More

UChicago Becomes Test-Optional with Empower Initiative

First top-tier school to drop ACT/SAT requirement More

Nail the Admissions Interview

5 of the 10 Steps to a Successful Campus Interview from B+ Grades, A+ College Application More

Have You Googled Yourself Lately?

Admission officers do look at social media. Do you know what they will see? More

Removing Roadblocks to Rigor

Check out Dr. Joie Jager-Hyman's case study on providing academic and social support to help students graduate from high school and move onto college. More

Pre-College Outreach Programs for Low-Income Students

Check out Dr. Jager-Hyman's literature review on pre-college programs for low-income students More

What 'Demonstrated Interest' Means In College Admissions

Get the inside scoop on this admissions factor More

Ten Tips to Prepare for Interviews

Having an admissions interview? Here are tips to help you prepare. More

Admission Rates at Record Low Accross Ivy League

The Harvard Crimson analyzes the data of admission statistics over the last four years. More

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