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Changing College Plans Amid COVID-19

Deferral, gap year, community college, or simply staying the course...which is right for you? Get advice from our more

College in a Post-COVID-19 World: Counselor Q&A

Get more insight on higher education changes during the coronavirus pandemic with another Q&A session from one of the CollegeXpress community's college read more

Planning for College During COVID-19: Counselor Q&A

There's a lot of uncertainty in college admission due to the coronavirus pandemic. Here are some answers to common student questions from an expert counselor. read more

Finding a College Where You Belong

Finding a college that makes you feel like you belong is a long process, but it shouldn't be a scary one. Use this advice to guide you along your way!read more

Top Advice for Making Your Final College Decision

Having trouble deciding where to spend the next four years? Here's our best advice on how to make your final college decision, all in one more

The Importance of Sustainability in the College Search

Colleges can be incubators of change and leaders in environmental sustainability. Here's how to find schools that take this critical issue seriously. read more

Ask The Experts

Q: Do I Need to Submit Supplemental Materials?

A: Should you send in supplemental materials with your college applications? It depends--but you should definitely follow any directions given by the school. read more

Q: How Many Extracurriculars Should I Participate in to Impress Colleges?

A: You can specialize in something and become an expert in your passion without feeling like you also need to join nine clubs in order to stand out to colleges. read more

Q: What is rolling admission?

A: Rolling admission gives you more options when it comes to applying to college. Schools with rolling admission evaluate applications until all of the available spots are filled for that year. read more

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