Sara Lindberg

Sara Lindberg

Sara Lindberg is a freelance writer and former secondary school counselor. She has a Master of Education in Counseling and 20 years of experience working with middle and high school students and their parents. 

Articles

11 Steps to Finalizing and Submitting Your College Apps

Take the stress out of finishing up your college applications with these helpful tips on what to do and review before hitting submit!read more

How COVID-19 Is Affecting International Students

The coronavirus is affecting international students even more so than higher education students in their own countries. Here's what they're facing this fall.read more

What Do Colleges Want in an Applicant?

Knowing what colleges want to see in your application is key to presenting your best self to admission officers. Here are our best tips for figuring it out!read more

Moving Out and Moving Online Amid a Pandemic

College students are being highly affected during the coronavirus pandemic. Here's what you should know if you have to move off campus and take online classes.read more

What You Need to Know About Rolling Admission

Rolling admission is a good option to help lessen the strain of the college search for some students. But what exactly is rolling admission? Find out now!read more

How to Fill Out the Common Application

Applying to college got easier with the Common Application, but the application can still be daunting. Here's a step-by-step guide to the Common App.read more

Top 10 Things to Remember Before Filing the FAFSA

Fall is FAFSA season, but before you dive into the application, there are some things you should have ready. So pour your apple cider and remember these 10 things.read more

How to Be a Competitive College Applicant

More and more students are applying to college. With a larger applicant pool, students have to work harder to stand out. Here's how you can do just that.read more

Top High School Activities to Boost College Applications

Being involved in high school activities will boost your applications, but where do you start? Here are some of the top activities colleges love to see!read more

The Best College Search Websites, Books, and Apps

Searching for colleges requires a lot of research, and it can be difficult without the right tools. Here are the top resources to use for your college search!read more