Tag: admission advice

Should I Ace Easy Classes or Push Myself in Hard Ones?

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Is it smarter to take easy classes to boost your GPA or challenge yourself but risk lower grades in harder classes? Our experts have the answer! read more

Good, Bad, and Unnecessary Application Advice

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Site Editor, TechTarget

You'll hear a lot of advice during the college application process, but it won't be all good advice! Here's what you should listen to and what you can ignore. read more

The Best Transfer Essay Advice From Admission Insiders

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

Your transfer college application essay is just as important as it was the first time around. Learn how to write a winning essay with this expert advice. read more

Why are campus visits so important?

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The campus visit plays a crucial role in determining if the college or university you are considering is the right "fit" for you. read more

The Secret to Gaining Admission to the Ivy League

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Founder, Moon Prep

It's no easy feat to be accepted to the Ivy League and other top-tier universities. But being "pointy" instead of "well rounded" could do the trick... read more

How to Navigate College Search and Application Advice From Others

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Everyone has advice for getting into college, but is it all great? Read on for a simple guide on how to get the best college advice. read more

How to Use Demonstrated Interest to Your Benefit

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Founder, Moon Prep

What is "demonstrated interest," and just how do you show it? Here are a few ways to show that you're interested in a school and improve your admission chances. read more

Top Questions to Ask College Admission Counselors

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Freelance Writer

Admission counselors are some of the most helpful people along the college process. Ask these questions to optimize your interactions with them. read more

Top Questions to Ask College Admission Representatives

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Freelance Writer

You'll probably see all the same admissions representatives at all your regional events. Here are some questions to ask when you see them. read more

What Really Matters in Your College Search

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Senior Vice President for Enrollment and Institutional Planning, Drew University

What really matters in your college search? Hint: it's not about applying to "brand-name" schools. Learn the secret to finding your perfect-fit college here! read more